unemployment

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌʌnɪmˈplɔɪmənt/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(un′em ploimənt)


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unemployment

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [youth, national, graduate] unemployment
  2. unemployment among [young people, college graduates]
  3. [rising, increasing, high] unemployment
  4. [short, long] -term unemployment
  5. the [rate, percentage, level, duration] of unemployment
  6. (the rate of) unemployment has [grown, risen, increased]
  7. unemployment in [Europe]
  8. (the rate of) unemployment by [age, demographic, region, state]
  9. [an increase, a rise, a fall] in unemployment
  10. [measures, protection, insurance] against unemployment
  11. in order to (try to) decrease unemployment
  12. the [state, country, nation] is suffering from unemployment
  13. [high, low, higher, lower] levels of unemployment
  14. to (help) curb unemployment
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