unemployable


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un·em·ploy·a·ble

 (ŭn′ĕm-ploi′ə-bəl, -ĭm-)
adj.
Not able to find or hold a job: unemployable people.

un′em·ploy′a·ble n.

unemployable

(ˌʌnɪmˈplɔɪəbəl)
adj
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) unable or unfit to keep a job
ˌunemˌployaˈbility n

un•em•ploy•a•ble

(ˌʌn ɛmˈplɔɪ ə bəl)

adj.
1. unsuitable for employment; unable to keep a job.
n.
2. an unemployable individual.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unemployable - not acceptable for employment as a worker; "his illiteracy made him unemployable"
employable - physically and mentally capable of working at a regular job and available
Translations

unemployable

[ˈʌnɪmˈplɔɪəbl] ADJinútil para el trabajo

unemployable

[ˌʌnɪmˈplɔɪəbəl] adjinemployable

unemployable

adj personals Arbeitskraft nicht brauchbar; (because of illness) → arbeitsunfähig

unemployable

[ˌʌnɪmˈplɔɪəbl] adjnon adatto/a a nessun lavoro
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