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Another word for hire

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Verb
  1. To obtain the use or services of

  2. To engage the temporary use of (something) for a fee

  3. To give temporary use of in return for payment.

Noun
  1. The act of employing for wages

    See also:

    work

    get

  2. The state of being employed

    See also:

    work

  3. Payment for work done

    See also:

    pay

  4. One who is employed by another

    See also:

    work

    over

Another word for hire

Verb
  1. To employ

  2. To let

Synonym Study

  • Charter implies the hiring or leasing of a ship, bus, etc.
  • Rent implies payment of a specific amount, often at fixed intervals, for hiring or letting a house, land, equipment, a vehicle, etc.
  • Lease implies the letting or the hiring of property (usually real property) by written contract
  • To hire , in strict usage, means to get, and let means to give the use of something in return for payment, although hire, which is also applied to persons or their services, may be used in either sense to hire a hall, a worker, etc., rooms to let