Synonyms of unemployed in English:


See US English definition of unemployed

See UK English definition of unemployed

See Spanish definition of desempleado


1‘he lost his job in February and is still unemployed’

jobless, out of work, out of a job, not working, between jobs, workless, unwaged, unoccupied, idle
laid off, sacked, dismissed
on benefit
British redundant, signing on
North American on welfare, collecting unemployment
British informal on the dole
British euphemistic resting
Australian, New Zealand informal on the wallaby track

employed, in work