employment /ɪmˈploɪmənt/ noun
Learner's definition of EMPLOYMENT
: the act of employing someone or something: such as
: the act of using something
: the act of paying someone to do a job
: work that a person is paid to do
often used before another noun
: the state of being employed : the state of being paid to do a job
: the number of people who have jobs in a particular place or area
: jobs that are available for workers
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