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underemployed

adjective
 
 
/ˌʌndərɪmˈplɔɪd/ US   /-dɚ-/
not having enough work to do, working only part time, or working in a job that does not use all your skills: Many immigrant families with health-care backgrounds are underemployed. There are many underemployed workers willing to change jobs to get ahead.
Translations of “underemployed”
in Chinese (Traditional) 工作量不夠的, 學非所用的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工作量不够的, 学非所用的…
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