What is employed?

  • (adj): Put to use.
    Synonyms: made use of
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on employed:

Pedestal
... on square pedestals, in Rome itself they were employed only to give greater importance to isolated columns, such as those of Trajan and Antoninus, or as ... complete without a pedestal, and as the orders were by them employed to divide up and decorate a building in several stories, the cornice of the pedestal was carried through and formed the ...
Forel-sur-Lucens - Economy
... As of 2008, there were 31 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 13 businesses involved in this sector ... There were no people employed in the secondary sector or tertiary sector ... were 72 residents of the municipality who were employed in some capacity, of which females made up 41.7% of the workforce ...
William S. Boyd School Of Law - Employment Statistics
62.5% of the Class of 2011 were known to be employed in long-term, full-time legal jobs (excepting solo practitioners) nine months after graduation. 18% of the Class of 2011 were employed in part-time or short-term jobs, unemployed and seeking employment or pursuing additional education. 1.6% of the Class of 2011 were known to be employed in law firms of 101 attorneys or more ...
Inden, Switzerland - Economy
... As of 2008, there were 20 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 3 businesses involved in this sector. 6 people were employed in the secondary sector and there was 1 business in this sector. 8 people were employed in the tertiary sector, with 2 businesses in this sector ...
Eysins - Economy
... As of 2008, there were 17 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 7 businesses involved in this sector. 106 people were employed in the secondary sector and there were 12 businesses in this sector. 144 people were employed in the tertiary sector, with 38 businesses in this sector ...

More definitions of "employed":

  • (adj): Having your services engaged for; or having a job especially one that pays wages or a salary.
    Example: "Most of our graduates are employed"

Famous quotes containing the word employed:

    No—is a term very frequently employed by the fair, when they mean everything else but a negative. Their yes is always yes; but their no is not always no.
    Anonymous, U.S. women’s magazine contributor. M, Weekly Visitor or Ladies Miscellany, p. 203 (April 1803)

    I think that for once the Sharp’s rifles and the revolvers were employed in a righteous cause.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The innocence of those who grind the faces of the poor, but refrain from pinching the bottoms of their neighbour’s wives! The innocence of Ford, the innocence of Rockefeller! The nineteenth century was the Age of Innocence—that sort of innocence. With the result that we’re now almost ready to say that a man is seldom more innocently employed than when making love.
    Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)