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Translation of "employ" - English-German dictionary

employ

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