employee

Part of speech: noun

One who is employed by another.

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Usage examples "employee":

  1. The interpreter, after having exchanged several words with an employee of the ministry, said to me: " Something serious has happened- an insurrection. - "Parisian Points of View", Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews.
  2. She was, however, unpaid, so that she was rather a friendly guest than an employee. - "Danger! and Other Stories", Arthur Conan Doyle.
  3. We had apple pies once a week or so; and I was told by an employee in the kitchen, who had been a farmer in his time, that the apples were such as could be bought at a dollar a barrel, and that the charge appearing in bills submitted to the Government was five dollars. - "The Subterranean Brotherhood", Julian Hawthorne.