employ

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪmˈplɔɪ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɛmˈplɔɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(em ploi)


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Sense: Verb: obtain services for pay
Synonyms:
hire , take on, contract , engage , recruit , book , retain , sign up, sign on, enlist , procure
Sense: Verb: use
Synonyms:
use , apply , utilize, utilise (UK), make use of, put sth to use, put sth into action, operate, exercise , exploit , take advantage of, make the most of, harness
Sense: Noun: employment
Synonyms:
employment , service , work

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