What is employ?

  • (noun): The state of being employed or having a job.
    Example: "He was in the employ of the city"
    Synonyms: employment
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on employ, employs:

Military Police Vehicle
... When forward deployed, United States military police units customarily employ HMMWVs or internal security vehicles called the M1117 Armored Security Vehicle ... military police typically employ patrol cars similar to local police departments ... Investigation Branch of the Royal Military Police), may employ unmarked civilian vehicles in the course of their duties within the United States ...
Coach (baseball) - Roles of Assistant Coaches - Other Coaches
... Teams may also employ individuals to work with players in other areas or activities ... All Major League Baseball teams employ an Athletic Trainer, most employ a strength and conditioning coach ... Some teams also employ additional coaches without specific responsibilities ...
Ballet Companies In Switzerland - Staff
... Some companies also employ répétiteurs and dance notators ... Russia and countries strongly influenced by Russian ballet) employ specialist character dancers unlike ballerinas female character dancers do not dance en pointe ... in the world is the Bolshoi Ballet of Moscow, which employs over 240 dancers, as of 2010 ...
Timo Sarpaneva - Biography - Employ
... In the meantime, he worked on his English at the newly opened Helsinki branch of Berlitz International in the second half of the 1950s, soon began to teach at his alma mater, including a course in linoleum block printing for students of textile design, and became full professor in 1976 ... Having already worked for the textiles association PMK in the 1950s (and planned an eventually canceled 1957 Triennale garment show for Marimekko in an early recognition that ready-made fashion was beginning to be appreciated as an industrial art), he continued in the 1960s with cloth designs for Tampella and acted as an artistic director for the Swedish textile company Kinnasand between 1964 and 1972, after which he started his association with the German porcelain producer Rosenthal ...
Mercy Graves - Comics
... She is later joined by another female bodyguard in Luthor's employ, Hope ... Despite her loyalty to Luthor, she has still shown some humanity even while in his employ when Superman was searching for Lois Lane after she was ... She is later shown in Luthor's employ in 52 Week 40 ...

More definitions of "employ":

  • (verb): Put into service; make work or employ (something) for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose.
    Synonyms: use, utilize, utilise, apply
  • (verb): Engage or hire for work.
    Synonyms: hire, engage

Famous quotes containing the word employ:

    Stories of law violations are weighed on a different set of scales in the Black mind than in the white. Petty crimes embarrass the community and many people wistfully wonder why Negroes don’t rob more banks, embezzle more funds and employ graft in the unions.... This ... appeals particularly to one who is unable to compete legally with his fellow citizens.
    Maya Angelou (b. 1928)

    Congress has scarcely any thing to employ them, and complain that the place [Washington, D.C.] is remarkably dull.
    Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826)

    I have been grateful to you from the day you turned your attention to the follies and fanaticisms of religious sects. Against those fools and impostors you employ the most appropriate weapons: to use others would be to imitate them. It is by ridicule that they must be attacked, and by scorn that they must be punished.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)