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employ /ɪmˈplɔɪ/ verb [transitive]

به کار بردن ، استعمال کردن ، بکار گماشتن ، استخدام کردن ، مشغول کردن ، بکار گرفتن ، شغل ، قانون ـ فقه: استخدام کردن ، علوم نظامی: استفاده کردن

: employ (to)

استخدام کردن ، به کار گماردن ، بازرگانی: مورد استفاده قرار دادن
مهندسی صنایع: به کار گرفتن ، استخدام کردن

[TahlilGaran] Persian Dictionary

- hire, commission, engage, enlist, retain, take on
- keep busy, engage, fill, make use of, occupy, take up, use up
- use, apply, bring to bear, exercise, exert, make use of, ply, put to use, utilize
- in the employ of: service, employment, engagement, hire
Related Words: avail, exert, practice, work, devote, engross, monopolize, add, contract (for), obtain, procure, retain, secure, sign (on or up)
English Thesaurus: use, make use of something, employ, utilize, exploit, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. employ1 S3 W2 /ɪmˈplɔɪ/ verb [transitive]
[Word Family: noun: employee, employer, employmentunemployment, unemployed, employ; adjective: employed ≠ unemployed, employableunemployable; verb: employ]
[Date: 1400-1500; Language: French; Origin: emploier 'to use', from Latin implicare; implicate]

1. to pay someone to work for you:
The factory employs over 2,000 people.
employ somebody as something
Kelly is employed as a mechanic.
employ somebody to do something
We have been employed to look at ways of reducing waste.

In everyday English, people usually say give someone a job rather than employ someone, and have a job rather than be employed:
They gave him a job delivering furniture.
He has a job at the factory.

2. to use a particular object, method, skill etc in order to achieve something
employ a method/technique/tactic etc
The report examines teaching methods employed in the classroom.

In everyday English, people usually say use a method rather than employ a method.

3. [usually passive] formal to spend your time doing a particular thing
be employed in (doing) something
Her days are employed in gardening and voluntary work.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. employ2 noun
[Word Family: noun: employee, employer, employmentunemployment, unemployed, employ; adjective: employed ≠ unemployed, employableunemployable; verb: employ]
in sb’s employ old-fashioned working for someone:
He had a number of servants in his employ.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

I. pay sb to work
ADV. directly, indirectly By 1960 the arms industry in America directly employed 3.5 million people.
PREP. in A large part of the workforce is employed in agriculture.
PHRASES be fully employed 10% of 10?15-year-old girls were fully employed as late as 1911.
be gainfully employed Those not gainfully employed are dependent on their savings.
be permanently/temporarily employed, be regularly/irregularly employed

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

II. use
ADV. commonly, extensively, frequently, often, widely The safety net is an image commonly employed in everyday life.
generally, usually | actively, deliberately teaching that actively employs computers in innovative and fruitful ways
successfully, usefully
VERB + EMPLOY can/could The army has far more junior officers than it can usefully employ.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

III. be employed: be busy doing sth
ADV. better You'd be far better employed taking care of your own affairs.
busily, usefully
PREP. in Will and Joe were busily employed in clearing out all the furniture.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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