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1. Having no job.
2. Of or relating to those who have no jobs.
n. (used with a pl. verb)
Unemployed people considered as a group. Used with the.
b. (as collective noun; preceded by the): the jobless.
1. without a job; unemployed.
2. of or pertaining to people without jobs.n.
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|Adj.||1.||jobless - not having a job; "idle carpenters"; "jobless transients"; "many people in the area were out of work"|
unemployed - not engaged in a gainful occupation; "unemployed workers marched on the capital"