Unemployed meaning

ŭnĕm-ploid, -ĭm-
Out of work, especially involuntarily; jobless.
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Not employed; without work.
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Not being used; idle.
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Not being used; idle.
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Having no profession (despite being able and willing to work).
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Having no use, not doing work.
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Unemployed people.

The unemployed are a growing portion of the population.

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People who are involuntarily out of work considered as a group. Used with the.
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the unemployed
  • people who are out of work
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

the unemployed

Origin of unemployed