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Adjective
Without a paid job
“I'm back to work again after a month of being unemployed.”
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Having been laid off from a job
“I made a serious mistake at work and found myself duely unemployed.”
Adjective
Collecting welfare due to being unemployed
“I'm not proud of it, but I've been unemployed for several months now.”
Adjective
(of a person) Without money, a job, or a place to live
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Not being in a state of use or employment
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No longer in use
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No longer in use
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Noun
(plural only) Unemployed people
“The government is always working to find jobs for the unemployed.”
Noun
A person without money, a job, or a place to live
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