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Definition of Unemployed

Unemployed

  1. Not employed in manual or other labor; having no regular work.
  2. Not invested or used; as, unemployed capital.

Unemployed Quotations

A young man who does not have what it takes to perform military service is not likely to have what it takes to make a living. Today's military rejects include tomorrow's hard-core unemployed.
John F. Kennedy

Without in any way minimising the economic and psychological blow that people experience when they lose their jobs, the unemployed in affluent countries still have a safety net, in the form of social security payments, and usually free healthcare and free education for their children. They also have sanitation and safe drinking water.
Peter Singer

You know, if I listened to Michael Dukakis long enough, I would be convinced we're in an economic downturn and people are homeless and going without food and medical attention and that we've got to do something about the unemployed.
Ronald Reagan

Why are people unemployed? Because there is no work. Why is there no work? Because people are not buying products and services. Why are people not buying products and services? Because they have no money. Why do people have no money? Because they are unemployed.
Craig Bruce

An 'unemployed' existence is a worse negation of life than death itself.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
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Unemployed Translations

unemployed in Afrikaans is werkloos
unemployed in Dutch is werkloos, werkeloos
unemployed in Italian is senza lavoro
unemployed in Portuguese is desempregados
unemployed in Spanish is desempleado