Definition of 'out of work'
Example sentences containing 'out of work'
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Her parents were actors and often out of work. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Of those, more than half have been out of work for more than two years. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The store is staffed by youngsters, many of them out of work actors, chosen for their extrovert personalities and performing skills. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Translations for 'out of work'
British English: out of work ADJECTIVE
Someone who is out of work does not have a job.
...a town where half the men are usually out of work.
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