Translation of "unemployed" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˌʌn·ɪmˈplɔɪd/ us /ˌʌn·ɪmˈplɔɪd/

B1 not having a job

desempleado, parado
I’ve been unemployed for six months.
the unemployed

B1 people who do not have a job

los desempleados, los parados
a scheme to help the unemployed get back to work

(Translation of “unemployed” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /animˈploid/

not having, or not able to find, work

desempleado, parado, en paro
He has been unemployed for three months.
unemployment noun

the state of being unemployed

desempleo, paro
If the factory is closed, many men will face unemployment.

the numbers of people without work

desempleo, paro
Unemployment has reached record figures this year.

(Translation of “unemployed” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)