hire

Entry Definition
s/he hires h/; (with preverb only) s/he invites h/
s/he went to hire h/ and returned
s/he engages it, hires it out
s/he goes (comes) to hire h/
s/he is hiring h/
s/he comes and hires h/
s/he hires h/ when it is hard to find someone willing to do the task (i.e., convinces h/ to take on the job)
s/he appears or calls on the phone, etc. to hire him