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Hire

To initiate employment for a person. That is, one hires an employee when one asks him/her to accept a job and he/she agrees. The employer agrees to pay wages and/or salary to the employee, who agrees to perform certain services for the employer. See also: Fire.

hire

the use by individuals or businesses of an ASSET that is leased to them by the owner of the asset in return for a financial payment (the hire charge). Hiring provides a means for consumers or firms to make use of assets without having to make large cash payments to purchase them. See LEASING.
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Re-named as Headway ArtSpace, the facility will be a hub for creative people and arts in the county, including facilities for visiting artists, a studio theatre, a hireable workshop studio and a new home for Seven Stars, Northumberland's learning disabled theatre company.
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You can go from a rising star to not hireable in some cases of one point and click.