Etymology
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jobless (adj.)

"out of work, unemployed," 1892, from job (n.) + -less. As a noun, "jobless person or persons," from 1909. Related: Joblessness.

updated on June 23, 2020

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Definitions of jobless from WordNet

jobless (adj.)
not having a job;
jobless transients
Synonyms: idle / out of work
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.

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