employment (n.) Old form(s): imployment, Imployments
task, service, commission
Cym III.v.111[Cloten to Pisanio] undergo those employments wherein I should have cause to use thee
KJ I.i.198[Bastard alone, of a traveller's answer] ‘At your employment, at your service, sir’
LLL IV.ii.134[Holofernes re-reading the letter] Your ladyship's, in all desired employment, Berowne
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