a. बेकार, बेरोज़गार
Some of them fired white-collar workers, the others decreased number of "jobless" drilling crews.
The jobless became desperate for work – any work that would help them to support their families.
An estimated 42% of black South Africans are jobless as compared with just 4% of whites.
Enthusing about an upturn is a slap in the face for every single one of the millions-strong army of jobless in the EU.
Otherwise, the days of temporary agency work are numbered, leaving even more millions jobless in the European Union.
Will it manage not to make millions of jobless the victims of the logic of numbers and international competition?
Already, millions of Europeans are jobless, and the figure is rising from one day to the next.
Such numbers are a tidal wave on which we should surf in search of decent jobs for our 20 million jobless citizens.
And the poverty of the jobless is also a cause of illness.
Living in a lone-parent or jobless household further compounds the risk.
not having a job: idle, unemployed, out of work