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hire

1. 
a. the act of hiring or the state of being hired
b. (as modifier): a hire car
2. 
a. the price paid or payable for a person's services or the temporary use of something
b. (as modifier): the hire charge
3. for or on hire available for service or temporary use in exchange for payment
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The boat you hire up the river above Marlow is not the sort of boat in which you can flash about and give yourself airs.
Master Hugh then refused to allow me to hire my time longer.
But I can't remember your iver offering to hire a wagoner with a mole, Mr.
him ; an' so you did hire him, an' if he hadn't died o' th' inflammation, as we paid Dr.
The staple of their business was, however, the letting of bicycles on hire. It was a singular trade, obeying no known commercial or economic principles--indeed, no principles.
I must then hire another to defend my right, it being against all rules of law that any man should be allowed to speak for himself.
"The Middle East's hiring outlook is looking quite positive, with 64 per cent of employed respondents planning to hire in the next three months; 40 per cent of whom will be hiring for up to five jobs," said Suhail Masri, VP of employer solutions at Bayt.com.
Graham Arundell, HAE managing director, said: "The 2014 Convention is a great opportunity to showcase the very best of the hire sector.
However, under current law, the FAA is required to hire an approximately equal number of air traffic controllers from two pools of candidates.
I've written a book about this hiring system, titled: "GRIT: Find, Hire, Develop Real Producers." In this article, I want to summarize some of the main points.
As for the retail/wholesale industry, the advisory firm said, the net employment outlook for the first quarter rose 3 percentage points from a quarter earlier to 18 percent, as retail business operators planned to hire, the survey found.