UNEMPLOYMENT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of unemployment
Definition:
n. not having a job; condition of being unemployed; state of being unused
Example:
The plan is ambitions: to reduce France's stubbornly high unemployment rate of ten percent.
Eurosceptic nationalists scored stunning victories in European Parliament elections in France and Britain on Sunday as critics of the European Union more than doubled their seats in a continent-wide protest vote against austerity and unemployment.
Sentence in Classic:
When the latter was unemployed, he sometimes walked with us to show us the boats and ships, and once or twice he took us for a row.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
I first became acquainted with him on board a whale vessel; finding that he was unemployed in this city, I easily engaged him to assist in my enterprise.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Crawford grievously; and Julia, unengaged and unemployed, felt all the right of missing him much more.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen Context
Depend upon it that whatever unemployed sum may remain, when I make up my accounts in the spring, I would even rather lay it uselessly by than dispose of it in a manner so painful to you.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen Context
So Jurgis trudged four or five miles, and passed through a waiting throng of unemployed at the gate under the escort of his friend.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
No doubt in that perfect world there had been no unemployed problem, no social question left unsolved.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context