Pronunciation of Employment
/ɛmplˈɔ͡ɪmənt/, /ɛmplˈɔɪmənt/, /ɛ_m_p_l_ˈɔɪ_m_ə_n_t/
Synonyms for employment:
Sense 3 (noun)
firm, concern, industry, negotiation, barter, corporation, position, company, posting, assignment, commerce, interest, enterprise, career, vocation, profession, specialty, partnership, commission, job, proprietorship, market, retailing, service, exchange, affair, trade, business, occupation, busy work, venture, situation, consortium, merchant, labor, transaction, practice, selling, calling, activity, station, livelihood, holding, management, establishment.
using something (noun)
full employment, placement service, implementation.
Usage examples for employment:
- The legal age for shop employment is fourteen. - "The Children of the Poor", Jacob A. Riis.
- But, do your best; and, if you find that there is any chance of employment for more men of the same class as yourselves, you must write and let us know, so as to relieve the distress of others who are left behind you. - "Home-Life of the Lancashire Factory Folk during the Cotton Famine", Edwin Waugh.
- Nay, in a word, what is all the Christianâ€™ s employment? - "The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning", Hugh Binning.