English to Afrikaans Meaning :: employ

in diens neem
Employ :
diens
- diensin diens geneemOndernemingwerknemerwerkgewer
 

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Noun(1) the state of being employed or having a job
Verb(1) put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose(2) engage or hire for work

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(1) we need to employ the correct strategy(2) I started work in the employ of a grocer and wine merchant(3) Shortly after, my visitor, the one-time employee, left their employ .(4) her place of employ(5) It centres around a couple living in Stratord, Ontario who are both in the employ of the local Shakespeare festival.(6) He was not in the employ of a British University.(7) Years of flying around the world as a fighter pilot in the employ of the United States Navy had accustomed the man to short sleeping hours.(8) This had to do with revealing that she was secretly in the employ of the Central Intelligence Agency, using a cover employer to disguise her affiliation.(9) I started work in the employ of a grocer(10) I also just happened across this piece claiming that Christopher Columbus' real name was Giovanni Griego, and he was a known pirate in the employ of the King of Portugal.(11) In June I was told that the helpful Mr Partridge had left the employ of the council.(12) If I could be a librarian I would be in the employ of the Balfour Library at my favourite museum in the world.(13) She finally finds herself in the employ of a doctor and his pleasant wife, and moves into their luxurious London flat.(14) The method cities employ to collect unpaid property taxes varies from one extreme to another.(15) But different rules apply now that he is in the employ of the Scottish Football Association.(16) Having finished his apprenticeship as a diesel mechanic, he had come to Australia in 1957 in the employ of the Commonwealth Government.
Related Words
(1) employ ::
diens
Synonyms
Noun
1. employment ::
indiensneming
Verb
2. hire ::
huur
3. occupy ::
beset
4. use ::
gebruik
Antonyms
1. can ::
kan
2. discharge ::
ontslag
3. dismiss ::
ontslaan
4. fire ::
vuur
5. sack ::
sak
Different Forms
employ, employable, employed, employee, employees, employer, employers, employing, employs
Word Example from TV Shows

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Because I have
hundreds of spies in my employ.

Because I have hundreds of spies in my EMPLOY.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 1


Because he has
thousands of spies in his employ.

Because he has thousands of spies in his EMPLOY.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 8


You need to employ
more dealers.

You need to EMPLOY more dealers.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 7


but to employ the most passionate,
seductive dance known to man.

but to EMPLOY the most passionate, seductive dance known to man.

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 8


You employ a visual display...

You EMPLOY a visual display...

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 8


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