Translation of "employ" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /ɪmˈplɔɪ/ us

B1 If a person or company employs someone, they pay that person to work for them.

iş vermek, çalıştırmak, işe almak
The company employs 2500 staff.
[ + to do sth ] They employ her to look after their children.
USE formal

to use something

Companies employ clever tactics to persuade us to buy their products.

(Translation of “employ” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)