Definition of 'employer'
Video: pronunciation of 'employer'
Example sentences containing 'employer'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Some employers with unusual business models or a paucity of credit rating agency data might be disadvantaged. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In many cases the employer will offer a permanent job. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It is the biggest financial services employer after banking. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is unlikely to face a ban of any great length which might put off potential new employers. The Sun (2016)And yet so many employers seem to be stuck in the dark ages when it comes to flexible work. The Sun (2016)I would like to thank my former employers, pupils and their parents for their sympathy and understanding. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A second task is to spread elite apprenticeships to other sectors, and from large employers to smaller businesses. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Employers in high-skilled businesses also need to be better at helping staff with mental health problems, he says. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Larger employers, in particular, invest to ensure that they have a strong pipeline of skilled people coming through their ranks. Times, Sunday Times (2017)ONE of the City's biggest employers is considering using its stockpile of toxic debt to pay bonuses. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As an employer he was firm on discipline but generous to his chefs and waiters. Times, Sunday Times (2011)What will employers do as business recovers? Times, Sunday Times (2009)On this he has big employers on his side. The Sun (2014)Local government is the biggest employer in the country. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This will show potential employers that you are active. The Sun (2011)In many vocational subjects employers will be aware of the differences between courses in their field. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Running his employer out of business because cheap labour offends you is an act of selfishness. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Heathrow airport is now the biggest employer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So you could find that potential employers welcome you with open arms. Get the Best out of the Rest of Your Life (1990)Employers in this country should be free to set a reasonable dress code and a headscarf is no impediment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The former employer appealed this verdict. Christianity Today (2000) Big employers are leading the way. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In this respect, all major employer organizations oppose such restrictions. Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa (1990)Good intentions but how does this impact on real couples, and employers with small businesses? The Sun (2013)The Government are calling on employers around the country to support the scheme. The Sun (2011)The university works closely with employers and many degrees include work placements or a year's study abroad. Times, Sunday Times (2006)My employer's insurance company says there is no one at fault so there is no one to claim from. The Sun (2015)Employees are granted options in their employer's firm that they can exercise three to ten years after they are granted. Times, Sunday Times (2010)QI am thinking of opting out of my employer's company car scheme. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Few people are aware that the nonprofit sector is by far America's largest employer. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)The more generous employers include energy firms and the Armed Forces. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There are a few possible solutions involving employer ( company ) provided services. Times, Sunday Times (2014)One of Britain's largest employers groups is embroiled in a row over the election of its new leader. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Trends of 'employer'
Very Common. employer is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'employer'
British English: employer /ɪmˈplɔɪə/ NOUN
Your employer is the organization or person that you work for.
He was sent abroad by his employer.
- American English: employer
- Arabic: صَاحِبُ العَمَل
- Brazilian Portuguese: empregador
- Chinese: 雇主
- Croatian: poslodavac
- Czech: zaměstnavatel
- Danish: arbejdsgiver
- Dutch: werkgever
- European Spanish: empleador persona
- Finnish: työnantaja
- French: employeur
- German: Arbeitgeber
- Greek: εργοδότης
- Italian: datore di lavoro
- Japanese: 雇用主
- Korean: 고용주
- Norwegian: arbeidsgiver
- Polish: pracodawca
- European Portuguese: empregador
- Romanian: angajator
- Russian: работодатель
- Spanish: patrón empleador
- Swedish: arbetsgivare
- Thai: นายจ้าง
- Turkish: işveren
- Ukrainian: роботодавець
- Vietnamese: người chủ
Nearby words of 'employer'
Definition of employer from the Collins English Dictionary
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
VAR, planebae & a peng sort: July’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this July with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.