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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

unemployed; jobless

Usage examples (34)
  • What out-of-work executives could resist all that?
  • Most here are out-of-work fishermen with children in tow.
  • Tang and Yu began quarreling, as out-of-work couples often do.
  • "A pupil at a West London 'out-of-work' school," says a news item, for more
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