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hire

 
Verb hire has 3 senses
  1. hire, engage, employ - engage or hire for work; "They hired two new secretaries in the department"; "How many people has she employed?"
    Antonyms: fire, give notice, can, dismiss, give the axe, send away, sack, force out, give the sack, terminate
    Derived form: noun hirer1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  2. rent, hire, charter, lease - hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
    --2 is one way to contract, undertake
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something from somebody
  3. lease, rent, hire, charter, engage, take - 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?"
    --3 is one way to get, acquire
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s something from somebody
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