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1. employment

noun. ['ɛmˈplɔɪmənt, ɪmˈplɔɪmənt'] the state of being employed or having a job.

Synonyms

  • state

Antonyms

  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance

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Words that Rhyme with Employment

  • redeployment
  • deployment
  • enjoyment

Example sentences of the word employment


1. Noun, singular or mass
Show the court how you have tried to find new employment if you have recently lost your job.

Quotes containing the word employment


1. Because most people are not sufficiently employed in themselves, they run about loose, hungering for employment, and satisfy themselves in various supererogatory occupations. The easiest of these occupations, which have all to do with making things already made, is the making of people: it is called the art of friendship.
- Laura Riding

2. Not only am I thinking about getting a nose job, but I’m also trying to get employment for the rest of my face.
- Jarod Kintz, Great Listener Seeks Mute Women

3. I want to read the employment section of the Bible. I think it’s simply called Job.
- Jarod Kintz, I Want Two apply for a job at our country's largest funeral home, and then wear a suit and noose to the job interview.

2. employment

noun. ['ɛmˈplɔɪmənt, ɪmˈplɔɪmənt'] the occupation for which you are paid.

Synonyms

  • teleworking
  • telecommuting
  • public service
  • sailing
  • services
  • engagement
  • work
  • ministry
  • service
  • line of work
  • booking
  • work load
  • piecework
  • seafaring
  • paper route
  • coaching job
  • coaching
  • navigation
  • workload
  • line
  • business
  • occupation

Antonyms

  • fire
  • disservice
  • non-involvement
  • non-engagement

3. employment

noun. ['ɛmˈplɔɪmənt, ɪmˈplɔɪmənt'] the act of giving someone a job.

Synonyms

  • booking
  • engagement
  • call-back
  • action
  • reservation

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • curve
  • straight line
  • uncover

4. employment

noun. ['ɛmˈplɔɪmənt, ɪmˈplɔɪmənt'] the act of using.

Synonyms

  • application
  • utilisation
  • use
  • practice
  • play
  • utilization
  • usage
  • practical application
  • activity
  • abuse
  • recycling
  • misuse
  • exercise
  • development

Antonyms

  • nonparticipation
  • studio
  • idle
  • fail
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