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hire 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/hīr/,
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hired, past participle; hired, past tense; hiring, present participle; hires, 3rd person singular present;
  1. Employ (someone) for wages
    • - management hired and fired labor in line with demand
  2. Employ for a short time to do a particular job
    • - don't hire a babysitter who's under 16
    • - a hired assassin
  3. Make oneself available for temporary employment
    • - he hired himself out as a laborer
  4. Obtain the temporary use of (something) for an agreed payment; rent
    • - she had to hire a dress for the wedding
  5. Grant the temporary use of something for an agreed payment

Noun
  1. The action of hiring someone or something

  2. A recently recruited employee
    • - new hires go through six months of training

  1. a newly hired employee; "the new hires need special training"
  2. engage or hire for work; "They hired two new secretaries in the department"; "How many people has she employed?"
  3. rent: hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
  4. the act of hiring something or someone; "he signed up for a week's car hire"
  5. lease: 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. (hired) having services engaged for a fee; "hired hands"; "a hired gun"
  7. chartered: hired for the exclusive temporary use of a group of travelers; "a chartered plane"; "the chartered buses arrived on time"
  8. Hiré is a town and commune in Côte d'Ivoire.
  9. The BMW film series, The Hire was a series of eight short films (averaging about ten minutes each) produced for the Internet in 2001 and 2002. ...
  10. Hired! is a 1940 short film that was made by the Jam Handy production house for Chevrolet as a training film for sales managers. It was shown in two parts during Mystery Science Theater 3000 episodes #423 ("Bride of the Monster") and #424 ("").
  11. Payment for the temporary use of something; Reward, payment; The state of being hired, or having a job; employment; A person who has been hired, especially in a cohort; To obtain the services of in return for fixed payment; To employ; to obtain the services of (a person) in exchange for ...
  12. (Hi-res) High resolution image are usually 300 to 350 dpi. A hi-res images are crucial to the quality of the printed piece.
  13. (Hi-Res) Short for high resolution.  For items to be printed, we need a minimum of 300 dpi (dots per inch) but prefer 600 dpi or higher.  Any text or image below 300 dpi will appear fuzzy when printed.  Most images on websites will be 72 or 96 dpi, and should not be used when in commercial printing.
  14. (HIRES) The largest and most mechanically complex of the Keck’s main instruments, the High Resolution Echelle Spectrometer breaks up incoming starlight into its component colors to measure the precise intensity of each of thousands of color channels. ...
  15. (Hi-res) Short for High Resolution, this term should be only applied to a minimum of 640 x 350 resolution and above.
  16. (Hiring) valuable for quick Profile information on job candidates or new hires.
  17. Any addition to an establishment's payroll, including newly hired and rehired employees.
  18. To rent something for a short while. For a tourist, this usually means hiring a car or bicycle.
  19. International term referring to "rent" a service or product.
  20. adj. 1. Rent, as in ``a hire car'' instead of a rental car. Note that hire cars will normally have a manual transmission unless an automatic is specifically requested. One may also see a hire lorry, hire tipper or even a hire anorak. ...
  21. Wishing Well hire is available in Auckland only. All Wishing Wells must be collected from our premises in Waitakere City. Cancellation of a hire will be refunded in full, as long as 48hours notice prior to date of hire is given.
  22. the process of offering employment to an individual.
  23. (v) calģa tutarģa, işgе alırģa
  24. To buy someone as an ally.