- unsuitable for employment; unable to find or keep a job.
- an unemployable individual.
Origin of unemployable
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Examples from the Web for unemployable
Our mission is simple: to make you think that without us you are unemployable.How to Make Frenemies on LinkedIn
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March 16, 2014
The oligarch can be unemployable, because he will not be employed.Eugenics and Other Evils
G. K. Chesterton
He thus passes from the unemployed state to the unemployable state.From Workhouse to Westminster
Every one suffers, every one has to pay for the maintenance of the Unemployable.
It is impossible to condemn this second class of Unemployable.
One thousand dollars invested in salvaging an unemployable youth today can return $40,000 or more in his lifetime.
- unable or unfit to keep a job
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