hiring hall


noun

an employment office operated by a union for placing members in jobs.

Nearby words

  1. hired gun,
  2. hired hand,
  3. hiree,
  4. hireling,
  5. hiri motu,
  6. hiring-fair,
  7. hirohito,
  8. hiroshige,
  9. hiroshima,
  10. hirple

Origin of hiring hall

First recorded in 1930–35

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