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1. jobless

adjective. ['ˈdʒɑːbləs'] not having a job.

Synonyms

  • idle
  • out of work

Antonyms

  • busy
  • work
  • effective

Etymology

  • -less (English)
  • -leas (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • job (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Jobless

  • accomplice
  • aeschelus
  • ageless
  • aimless
  • airless
  • alice
  • anschluss
  • argyropoulos
  • bacillus
  • backless
  • baseless
  • blameless
  • bloodless
  • bolus
  • boneless
  • borealis
  • bottomless
  • boundless
  • bowlus
  • breathless

Example sentences of the word jobless


1. Noun, singular or mass
The internal combustion engine left many harness makers and blacksmiths jobless.

2. Adjective
Unemployment isn't paid until after a worker has filed with his state government for jobless benefits.

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