Part of speech:
Having no job.
The definition of idle is doing nothing or not filled with activities or actions.
Not affecting the plane of polarized light: said of some isomers of certain optically active crystalline substances
At leisure; idle
Characterized by leisure.
travelled to occupied Japan in December 1945
Having no occupant
Designating or of heavy-duty clothing designed for wear while engaged in manual or outdoor labor
Not new; secondhand:
people who are involuntarily out of work (considered as a group)
Find another word for unemployed. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for unemployed, like: laid-off, canned, out-of-work, at liberty, between-jobs, in the bread lines, receiving charity, jobless, idle, inactive and loafing.