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Meaning of “hiring” in the English Dictionary

"hiring" in British English

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hiringnoun [C usually plural]

uk   /ˈhaɪə.rɪŋ/  us   /ˈhaɪr.ɪŋ/
the ​act of ​starting to ​employ someone: The ​office has ​completelychanged in the past few ​weeks because there have been so many hirings and ​firings (= a lot of new ​people have been ​employed and a lot of ​others have ​losttheirjobs).
(Definition of hiring from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hiring" in Business English

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hiringnoun [C, usually plural]

uk   /ˈhaɪərɪŋ/  us   /ˈhaɪrɪŋ/ HR
an ​act of ​starting to ​employ someone: There has been a ​series of hirings and ​firings in the ​company in recent ​years.
(Definition of hiring from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hiring”
in Chinese (Simplified) 雇用…
in Chinese (Traditional) 僱用…
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