[ uhn-der-em-ploid ]
/ ˌʌn dər ɛmˈplɔɪd /
underemployed workers collectively.
Words nearby underemployed
OTHER WORDS FROM underemployedun·der·em·ploy·ment, noun
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Examples from the Web for under-employed
Add to that fact so many underwater homes and under-employed workers and it seems callous to crow about improvements.
We talk a great deal about the unemployed, but the evil of the under-employed is the tap-root of unemployment.Liberalism and the Social Problem|Winston Spencer Churchill
British Dictionary definitions for under-employed
/ (ˌʌndərɪmˈplɔɪd) /
not fully or adequately employed
Derived forms of underemployedunderemployment, noun
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