Employee meaning

ĕm-ploiē, ĭm-, ĕmploi-ē
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The definition of an employee is one who works for someone else or a company in exchange for wages or some other agree-to compensation.

An example of employee is an individual who is employed by McDonald's and is paid a certain amount of money for each hour worked.

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A person hired by another, or by a business firm, etc., to work for wages or salary.
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An individual who provides labor to a company or another person.

One way to encourage your employees to work harder is by giving them incentives.

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A person who works for another in return for financial or other compensation.
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A person who works in the service of another (the employer) subject to a contract for hire, where the employer controls the conditions of work performance. See also agent.
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Origin of employee

  • From French employé.

    From Wiktionary