What is employ?

  • (verb): Engage or hire for work.
    Synonyms: hire, engage
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on employ, employs:

Ballet Companies In Switzerland - Staff
... Some companies also employ répétiteurs and dance notators ... Some companies (mainly in Russia and countries strongly influenced by Russian ballet) employ specialist character dancers unlike ballerinas female character dancers ... company 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 ...
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 ...
Mercy Graves - Comics
... is later joined by another female bodyguard in Luthor's employ, Hope ... still shown some humanity even while in his employ when Superman was searching for Lois Lane after she was abducted and impersonated by the Parasite, Mercy saw him during ... She is later shown in Luthor's employ in 52 Week 40 ...
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 ... branches (such as the Special Investigation Branch of the Royal Military Police), may employ unmarked civilian vehicles in the course of their duties within the United States ...

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

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