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employee

em·ploy·ee

employee

 
pronunciation:
ihm ploI i [or] em ploI i
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part of speech: noun
definition: someone who works for a person or business in return for pay.
Many employees of the company threatened to quit if working conditions did not improve.
synonyms:
worker
similar words:
assistant, breadwinner, hand
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  business, relationship, work
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The word employee contains the following part:
-ee Latin noun-forming suffix that means person who undergoes or receives
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