One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he lost his job in February and is still unemployed’
jobless, out of work, out of a job, not working, between jobs, workless, unwaged, unoccupied, idle
redundant, laid off, sacked, dismissed
British signing on
North American on welfare, collecting unemployment
British informal on the dole
British euphemistic resting
NZ Australian informal on the wallaby track
employed, in work
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