One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘sixteen per cent of the town's workforce is jobless’
unemployed, out of work, without work, out of a job, without paid employment, unwaged, workless, between jobs, redundant, laid off
North American on welfare, collecting unemployment
British informal signing on, on the dole
British euphemistic resting
NZ Australian informal on the wallaby track
North American informal collecting
in work, employed
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