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1. employee

noun. ['ɛmˈplɔɪi, ɪmˈplɔɪi'] a worker who is hired to perform a job.

Synonyms

  • working person
  • scrivener
  • public servant
  • crewman
  • deliverer
  • toller
  • hire
  • railway man
  • hired help
  • tollkeeper
  • trainman
  • copywriter
  • stage technician
  • deliveryman
  • turncock
  • porter
  • potman
  • dispatcher
  • worker
  • delivery boy
  • sales rep
  • toll collector
  • toll agent
  • railroad man
  • potboy
  • bartender
  • restaurant attendant
  • railwayman
  • barkeeper
  • Pullman porter
  • registrar
  • typist
  • sweeper
  • jobholder
  • staff member
  • liveryman
  • dog catcher
  • salesperson
  • dining-room attendant
  • spotter
  • stock-taker
  • office boy
  • toll taker
  • mixologist
  • shopwalker
  • tollgatherer
  • tollman
  • scribe
  • staffer
  • clerk
  • gardener
  • gofer
  • stagehand
  • sales representative
  • barkeep
  • pensionary
  • line worker
  • stocktaker
  • workingman
  • floater
  • floorwalker
  • working man
  • organization man
  • barman
  • sandwichman
  • copyist
  • railroader
  • gasman
  • company man
  • workman

Antonyms

  • nonworker
  • fire
  • idle
  • mistress

Etymology

  • employé (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Employee

  • employee

How do you pronounce employee?

Pronounce employee as ɪmˈplɔɪi.

US - How to pronounce employee in American English

UK - How to pronounce employee in British English

Example sentences of the word employee


1. Noun, singular or mass
She also is responsible for organizing employee files in a way that is logical and easy to use.

Quotes containing the word employee


1. I wish every envelope enclosed a love letter. It’s this hope that leads me to open strangers’ mail. So you see, I’m a romantic, not an NSA employee.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. Specifically ages 18-81.

2. employee-owned_business

noun. a commercial enterprise owned by the people who work for it.

Synonyms

  • employee-owned enterprise
  • commercial enterprise
  • business

3. employee-owned_enterprise

noun. a commercial enterprise owned by the people who work for it.

Synonyms

  • commercial enterprise
  • business
  • employee-owned business
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