Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • noun A standing still or idle (of mills, factories, etc.).

Etymologies

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Examples

  • During my 15 years as a member of the French workforce, the issue of chomage unemployment was a fundamental part of everyday life and a constant subject of public anger, government debate and media focus.

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  • During my 15 years as a member of the French workforce, the issue of chomage unemployment was a fundamental part of everyday life and a constant subject of public anger, government debate and media focus.

    Richard Attias: Enough Talk: It's Time for Action on Jobs

  • C'est le fait qu'elle n'a pes pu reussir dans ses etudes qui l'a pousse a choisir cette activite pour etre a l'abri du chomage.

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  • Ingvy, first of all, the chomage (unemployment insurance) here is not a social program, it’s an insurance program.

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  • e aux USA, pays de la d? mocratie et qui garantit l '? galit? de la libre pratique du culte, aussi, si on "? num? rait" les raisons qui rendraient le citoyen am? ricain en col? re, la liste est longue, je citerai le chomage, la loi sur les armes a feu, cette loi qui tue aux USA etc.., et non la contruction d'une mosqu?

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  • Expect some delays, c'est dommage.
    The taxis may stay au garage.
    There's an excellent chance
    When visiting France
    You'll deal with a bit of chomage.

    May 27, 2015