Significado de “jobless” - Diccionario inglés

jobless en inglés británico

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joblessadjective

uk /ˈdʒɒb.ləs/ us /ˈdʒɑːb.ləs/

unemployed:

He's been jobless for the past six months.
joblessness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈdʒɒb.ləs.nəs/ us /ˈdʒɑːb.ləs.nəs/

joblessnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈdʒɒb.ləs/ us /ˈdʒɑːb.ləs/
the jobless

unemployed people:

The council has been running training schemes for the jobless.
The jobless total (= the number of people unemployed) reached four million this week.

(Definición de jobless de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

jobless en inglés americano

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joblessadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈdʒɑb·ləs/

without a job:

He’s been jobless for more than six months.

(Definición de jobless de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

jobless en inglés de negocios

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joblessadjective

uk /ˈdʒɒbləs/ us ECONOMICS

if someone is jobless, they do not have a job:

Welfare reforms are exploring new initiatives for those who have been jobless for a year or more.
the jobless count/rate/total The jobless rate always rises in the summer months as new graduates enter the workforce.
joblessness
noun [ U ]

An increase in joblessness could see credit card debt rise out of control.

joblessnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈdʒɒbləs/ us ECONOMICS
the jobless

people who are unemployed:

There are various initiatives to help the long-term jobless back into work.

(Definición de jobless de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)