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jobless

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɑːbləs; ˈdʒɒblɪs/

Translation of jobless in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

plural noun/nombre plural

  • the jobless los desempleados or desocupados, los parados (Spain/España) , los cesantes (Chile) (before noun/delante del nombre) the jobless total el nivel de desempleo or desocupación, el número total de desempleados or (in Spain also/en España también) de parados or (Chile) de cesantes

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