Pronunciation of Hire
/hˈa͡ɪ͡ə/, /hˈaɪə/, /h_ˈaɪə/
Synonyms for hire:
borrow, reinstate, Hire purchase, hired hand, rent-free, keep on, jobholder, Rented, enroll, nominate, apprentice, subcontract, assign, professionalize, installment plan, offshoring, staffing, rental, appointee, Outsourcing, sign on, hire out, parachute in.
set up, engagement.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
commission for responsibility, use (verb)
Usage examples for hire:
- Brennan's next step was to hire a middle- aged couple to take care of house and boy. - "The Fourth R", George Oliver Smith.
- He went as a student, or something, and managed to hire a room of Mrs. Cobb. - "The Road to Understanding", Eleanor H. Porter.
- He telegraphed for his father, who came up, and they wanted to hire me by the day or week. - "Twenty Years of Hus'ling", J. P. Johnston.