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disemploy

[ dis-em-ploi ]
/ ˌdɪs ɛmˈplɔɪ /
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verb (used with object)
to put out of work; cause to become unemployed.
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Origin of disemploy

First recorded in 1610–20; dis-1 + employ

OTHER WORDS FROM disemploy

dis·em·ploy·ment, noun
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