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See the entry forempleo.
-I use
Presentyoconjugation ofemplear.
Preteriteél/ella/ustedconjugation ofemplear.


A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (occupation)
a. employment
El pleno empleo es uno de los principales objetivos del gobierno.Full employment is one of the main objectives of the government.
b. work
La falta de empleo es un problema que va en aumento en nuestra sociedad.The lack of work is a growing problem in our society.
2. (position)
a. job
Para conseguir el empleo, primero tienes que pasar la entrevista.To get the job, you have first to pass an interview.
b. post
El empleo de contable ya no está vacante.The post in accounting has already been filled.
3. (utilization)
a. use
El empleo de armas por la policía está altamente regulado.The use of weapons by the police is highly regulated.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (uso)
a. use
2. (trabajo)
a. employment
3. (puesto)
a. job
estar sin empleoto be out of work
oficina de empleo≃ job center
pleno empleofull employment
empleo compartidojob sharing
empleo comunitariocommunity service
empleo juvenilyouth employment
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1 (uso) use; [de tiempo] spending; (Com) investment
modo de empleo instructions for use
el empleo de esa palabra es censurable the use of that word is to be condemned
2 (trabajo) employment; work
pleno empleo full employment
empleo juvenil youth employment
oficina de empleo employment agency
3 (puesto) job; post
buscar un empleo to look for a job; seek employment; estar sin empleo to be unemployed
solicitan empleo situations wanted
suspender a algn de empleo y sueldo to suspend sb without pay
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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