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American English: /ˈdʒɑbləs/
British English: /ˈdʒɒbləs/

Translation of jobless in Spanish:


plural noun

  • the jobless
    los desempleados or desocupados
    los parados (Spain)
    los cesantes (Chile)
    (before noun) the jobless total
    el nivel de desempleo or desocupación
    el número total de desempleados or (in Spain also) de parados or (Chile) de cesantes

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