- labour market
the number of people who are available to work, considered together with all the available jobs
There’s been a fall in the number of young people entering the labour market.
More women were entering the labour market.
* * *ˈlabour market f1000 [labour market] (especially US ˈlabor market) nounthe number of people who are available for work in relation to the number of jobs available
young people about to enter the labour market
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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