Definition of jobless in English:

jobless

Line breaks: job|less
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɒbləs
 
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adjective

Derivatives

joblessness

noun
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  • Rising joblessness has made visas a hot-button issue.
  • Despite the heightened joblessness, 29 percent believe they'll still have trouble finding suitable employees.
  • Meanwhile, the economy is sliding rapidly into recession, deflation is worsening, and joblessness is at record levels.

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