What does employed mean?

Definitions for employed
em·ployed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. employedadjective

    having your services engaged for; or having a job especially one that pays wages or a salary

    "most of our graduates are employed"

  2. employedadjective

    put to use

Wiktionary

  1. employedadjective

    used

  2. employedadjective

    in a job; working

Webster Dictionary

  1. Employed

    of Employ

Editors Contribution

  1. employedverb

    Verb form of the word employ.

    They employed respectful and responsible employees.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 25, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'employed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2150

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'employed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2393

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of employed in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of employed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of employed in a Sentence

  1. Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore:

    I think I could help the country, i want to run for office in order to help people get back to work again, get wages improving, get people off this part time gig that they're on, get people off of food stamps ... We need to get people employed so they can be more independent.

  2. Ben Bernanke:

    If they were employed to do that kind of thing, that was in their professional capacity, i had nothing to do with selecting them or I had no involvement with them myself.

  3. Steve Smith:

    Mr. Zarauskas is a sporadically employed New Jersey construction worker who likes to go to flea markets, he was never present when a tusk crossed the border, and we think any suggestion that he knew the tusks were illegal is shaky.

  4. Greg Ioki:

    We're hoping to maintain as many employees as possible, all of our managerial staff is taking a voluntary 20 % pay cut in their bottom line so we can ensure that we can keep the rest of our employees happy and employed.

  5. Mike Delaney:

    We will closely examine potential impacts to the function and our ability to serve our customers if selective (voluntary layoffs) are employed, we hope to work through our analysis as quickly as possible and share our decision with you in the next several weeks.

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