Bedeutung von “unemployment” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] us uk /ˌʌnɪmˈplɔɪmənt/
Extra Examples
The minister quoted recent unemployment figures.The government must deal with unemployment.There is no quick fix for unemployment.He expects the economy to stagnate and unemployment to rise.The economy has been hit by high unemployment.

B1 the number of people who are unemployed:

a rise/fall in unemployment
The unemployment rate has increased to 20 percent.

the state of not having a job

(Definition von “unemployment” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)