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Meaning of EMPLOYEE

Pronunciation:  em'ployee

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a worker who is hired to perform a job

EMPLOYEE is a 8 letter word that starts with E.


 Antonyms: employer
 See Also: barkeep, barkeeper, barman, bartender, clerk, company man, copyist, copywriter, crewman, deliverer, delivery boy, deliveryman, dining-room attendant, dispatcher, dog catcher, dustman, floater, floorwalker, garbage collector, garbage man, gardener, gasman, gofer, hired help, hireling, jobholder, line worker, liveryman, mixologist, office boy, organization man, pensionary, porter, potboy, potman, public servant, Pullman porter, railroad man, railroader, railway man, railwayman, redcap, refuse collector, registrar, restaurant attendant, salesperson, sandwichman, scribe, scrivener, shop assistant, shopwalker, spotter, staff member, staffer, stage technician, stagehand, sweeper, toll agent, toll collector, toller, tollgatherer, tollkeeper, tollman, tolltaker, trainman, turncock, typist, worker, working man, working person, workman



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Em`ploy*ee"\, n. [The Eng. form of employ['e].]
One employed by another.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: assistant, blue-collar worker, breadwinner, casual, casual laborer, common laborer, day laborer, factory worker, flunky, free lance, free-lancer, full-time worker, girl Friday, hand, helper, hired hand, hired man, hireling, industrial worker, inferior, jobber, jobholder, junior, laborer, laboring man, man Friday, menial, mercenary, migrant, moiler, myrmidon, navvy, office temporary, pensioner, proletarian, right-hand man, roustabout, salaried worker, secondary, self-employed person, servant, stiff, subordinate, temporary, toiler, underling, understrapper, wage earner, wage slave, wageworker, worker, workgirl, workhand, working girl, workingman, workingwoman, workman