hircus hir·cus (hûr’kəs)
n. pl. hir·ci (-sī’)
[hahyuh r] /haɪər/ verb (used with object), hired, hiring. 1. to engage the services of (a person or persons) for wages or other payment: to hire a clerk. 2. to engage the temporary use of at a set price; rent: to hire a limousine. noun 3. the act of hiring. 4. the state or condition […]
[hahyuh r-uh-buh l] /ˈhaɪər ə bəl/ adjective 1. able to be ; fit for .
noun, Informal. 1. a person hired to kill someone, as a gunfighter or professional killer. 2. a person hired to bear arms and fight for another, as a bodyguard or mercenary. 3. a person, as a politician or lobbyist, skilled at attaining power for others. 4. a person hired to resolve difficult problems or disputes […]
noun 1. a hired laborer, especially on a farm or ranch; farm hand or ranch hand. 2. an employee. Also, hired man or girl. A person engaged to assist with farm or domestic chores, as in We need extra hired hands during the harvest, or She was looking for a hired girl to do the […]