HyperDic: employed

English > 2 senses of the word employed:
ADJECTIVEallemployedhaving your services engaged for
allemployed, utilized, utilisedput to use
employed > pronunciation
Soundsehmploy'd; ihmploy'd
Rhymesadenoid ... void: 38 rhymes with oyd...
English > employed: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving your services engaged for; or having a job especially one that pays wages or a salary.
Example"most of our graduates are employed"
NarrowerengagedHaving services contracted for
hiredHaving services engaged for a fee
working, on the jobactively engaged in paid work
See alsobusyactively or fully engaged or occupied
Oppositeunemployednot engaged in a gainful occupation
English > employed: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningput to use.
Synonymsutilized, utilised
Broaderusedemployed in accomplishing / accomplishing something
Spanishempleado, usado, utilizado

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