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employee

Line breaks: em|ploy¦ee
Pronunciation: /ɛmplɔɪˈiː
 
, ɛmˈplɔɪiː
 
, ɪm-/

Definition of employee in English:

noun

A person employed for wages or salary, especially at non-executive level.
Example sentences
  • There is not usually any formal structure for representing employees at board level.
  • What action an employer takes will depend on the terms of the employee's contract.
  • He remains an employee of the state railway company, which is continuing to pay him.
Synonyms
worker, member of staff, member of the workforce;
blue-collar worker, white-collar worker, workman, labourer, artisan, hand, hired hand, hired man, hired person, hired help, hireling;
(employees)personnel, staff, workforce

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