employable

[ em-ploi-uh-buhl ]
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adjective
  1. able to be employed; usable.

  2. capable of holding a job and available for hire.

noun
  1. a person who is able to work and is available to be hired.

Origin of employable

1
First recorded in 1685–95; employ + -able

Other words from employable

  • em·ploy·a·bil·i·ty, noun

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