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self-employment

[ self-em-ploi-muh nt, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf ɛmˈplɔɪ mənt, ˌsɛlf- /
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noun

the act or fact of being self-employed.

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Nearby words

self-educated, self-effacement, self-effacing, self-elected, self-employed, self-employment, self-energizing, self-enforcing, self-esteem, self-evident, self-examination

Origin of self-employment

First recorded in 1735–45
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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