What does the word employee mean?

Usage examples for 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 by 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 by 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 by Julian Hawthorne