hire hire  /ˈhaɪ ər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a newly hired employee
  2. (n) the act of hiring something or someone
  3. (v) engage or hire for work
  4. (v) hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
  5. (v) engage for service under a term of contract

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In one sense, the rush to hire engineers endangers the future supply.
  2. Forget the stars, hire Transformers and don't forget the women here are the 10 things every movie mogul should keep in mind when it comes to the summer of 2010.
  3. It's the story of Niko Bellic, an Eastern European soldier-for-hire fighting his way up the organized crime ladder in an archly satirical version of New Yo I mean, Liberty City.

News

  1. Stars hire former Sabres coach Ruff to man bench

    Stars hire former Sabres coach Ruff to man bench
    on June 21, 2013     Source: CBS Sports

  2. Foxconn to hire 3,000 to support Firefox OS and software development

    Electronics manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group is putting yet more effort behind Mozilla's Firefox OS, and plans to hire up to 3,000 people in Taiwan with expertise in HTML5 and cloud computing. On Thursday, Foxconn said it was looking to hire between 2,000 and 3,000 people in order to bolster its research into software. It's looking for software engineers with skills in HTML5 operating ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PC World

  3. Bears hire Mitchell Tanney as director of analytics

    The Chicago Bears have made an interesting hire, bringing in Mitchell Tanney as the club's "director of analytics," according to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune . General manager Phil Emery has made his interest in advanced statistics known this offseason — and given that Tanney previously worked at STATS LLC, the hire lines up with his statements.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Philly.com

Quotes

  1. "If I'm a business person, it's unlikely if you give me a several-thousand-dollar credit that I'm going to hire people if I can't sell the products they're producing," said Sen. Kent Conrad, DN.D., a member of the Senate Finance Committee after...
    on Jan 8, 2009 By: Kent Conrad Source: ABC News

  2. "Because when credit is available again, that young family can finally buy a new home," Obama explained. "And then some company will hire workers to build it. And then those workers will have money to spend, and if they can get a loan too,...
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: TPMCafé (blog)

  3. "It was a huge learning lesson. I won't ever make that mistake again," Fox said Friday night backstage at the Kodak Theatre, where she was a presenter for the Daytime Emmy Awards. "Trust me, I'm going to hire a driver next time."
    on Jun 16, 2007 By: Vivica Fox Source: Guardian Unlimited

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