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1. hire

verb. ['ˈhaɪɝ, ˈhaɪr'] engage or hire for work.

Synonyms

  • farm out
  • job
  • employ
  • sign
  • rat
  • fill
  • ship
  • contract
  • engage
  • subcontract
  • sign up
  • featherbed

Antonyms

  • empty
  • unclutter
  • break
  • abstain

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Rhymes with Hire

  • barbed-wire
  • reacquire
  • require
  • perspire
  • mcquire
  • mcgwire
  • mcguire
  • martyre
  • maguire
  • inspire
  • inquire
  • glenayre
  • frymire
  • expire
  • striar
  • squire
  • safire
  • retire
  • o'dwyer
  • aspire
  • alkire
  • admire
  • swire
  • spire
  • smyre
  • skier
  • schreyer
  • quire
  • dwire
  • afire

How do you pronounce hire?

Pronounce hire as haɪər.

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Sentences with hire


1. Noun, singular or mass
Some were a luxury only the wealthy could afford; others were available for hire, complete with horses.

2. Verb, base form
However, you will need an EIN in case you decide to hire employees.

Quotes about hire


1. The reason why you know more funny dudes than funny chicks is that dudes are funnier than chicks. If my daughter has a mediocre sense of humor, I'm just gonna tell her, 'Be a staff writer for a sitcom. Because they'll have to hire you, they can't really fire you, and you don't have to produce that much. It'll be awesome.'
- Adam Carolla

2. I realise that I do not change the course of history. I am an actor, I do a movie, that's the end of it. You have to realise we are just clowns for hire. After I had success it was great, at first, not to worry about money. It was on my mind when I was growing up.
- Leonardo DiCaprio

3. If a company won't hire you, why don't you start your own company? Steve Jobs created jobs, he didn't apply for them. #Startup your dreams.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. hire-purchase

noun. installment plan.

Synonyms

  • time plan
  • never-never
  • installment plan

3. hire

verb. ['ˈhaɪɝ, ˈhaɪr'] hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services.

Synonyms

  • charter
  • undertake
  • rent
  • contract

Antonyms

  • disembark
  • increase
  • expand
  • stretch

4. hire

noun. ['ˈhaɪɝ, ˈhaɪr'] a newly hired employee.

Antonyms

  • positiveness

5. hire

noun. ['ˈhaɪɝ, ˈhaɪr'] the act of hiring something or someone.

Synonyms

  • human action
  • act
  • deed

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • divest
  • unemployment
  • negativeness

6. hire

verb. ['ˈhaɪɝ, ˈhaɪr'] engage for service under a term of contract.

Synonyms

  • charter
  • rent
  • get
  • engage
  • take
  • acquire

Antonyms

  • positivity
  • invalidate
  • uncommunicative
  • nonworker
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