Employ - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 07/12/2019

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Employ.

ENGAGE
  1. get caught; "make sure the gear is engaged"
  2. consume all of one's attention or time; "Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely"
  3. give to in marriage
  4. keep engaged; "engaged the gears"
  5. engage for service under a term of contract; "We took an apartment on a quiet street"; "Let's rent a car"; "Shall we take a guide in Rome?"
  6. hire for work or assistance; "engage aid, help, services, or support"
  7. carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in; "She pursued many activities"; "They engaged in a discussion"
  8. carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns); "Napoleon and Hitler waged war against all of Europe"
  9. ask to represent; of legal counsel; "I'm retaining a lawyer"
  10. engage or hire for work; "They hired two new secretaries in the department"; "How many people has she employed?"
EXERT
  1. put to use; "exert one's power or influence"
  2. have and exercise; "wield power and authority"
  3. make a great effort at a mental or physical task; "exert oneself"
HIREON
USE
  1. use up, consume fully; "The legislature expended its time on school questions"
  2. put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose;
  3. take or consume (regularly or habitually);
  4. habitually do something (use only in the past tense);
  5. avail oneself to;
  6. seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage;
  7. exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage; "his manipulation of his friends was scandalous"
  8. (psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition; "owls have nocturnal habits"; "she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair"; "long use had hardened him to it"
  9. the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"
  10. what something is used for; "the function of an auger is to bore holes"; "ballet is

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