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Translation of "employ" - English-French dictionary

employ

verb /imˈploi/
to give (especially paid) work to employer He employs three typists She is employed as a teacher.
to occupy the time or attention of occuper She was busily employed (in) writing letters.
to make use of employer You should employ your time better.
employed adjective
having a job; working. employé
employee /em-/ noun ( employee)
a person employed for wages, a salary etc employé/-ée That firm has fifty employees.
employer noun
a person who employs others employeur/-euse His employer dismissed him.
employment noun
the act of employing or state of being employed emploi She was in my employment The new factory will provide employment for 300 people.
(Definition of employ from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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