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1 employ /ɪmˈploɪ/ verb
employs; employed; employing
1 employ
/ɪmˈploɪ/
verb
employs; employed; employing
Learner's definition of EMPLOY
[+ object]
somewhat formal
: to use (something) for a particular purpose or to do something
: to use or direct (something, such as your time or effort) in order to achieve a particular goal
: to use or get the services of (someone) to do a particular job
: to provide (someone) with a job that pays wages or a salary
often + as

— employable

/ɪmˈplojəbəl/ adjective [more employable; most employable]
2 employ /ɪmˈploɪ/ noun
2 employ
/ɪmˈploɪ/
noun
Learner's definition of EMPLOY

in someone's employ

formal
: employed by someone for wages or a salary
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