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intr.v. job-hunt·ed, job-hunt·ing, job-hunts
To look actively for suitable employment.

job hunter n.
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to seek employment; look for a job.
job′-hunt`er, n.
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With the job-hunting season nearing an end, female students searching for employment are growing concerned.
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There were more than 50 stands from local businesses and groups, with workshops on job-hunting also on offer.
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Absenteeism is costing firms heavily according to a new report which shows workers in the West Midlands are taking unauthorised days off for job-hunting and good weather.
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David Winter from the centre said: "People will have the chance to learn practical skills that help in a job and in life, be offered career advice and help with job-hunting and writing a CV." For more information contact David on 01207 502680.