Recession Lexicon: Funemployment

by Sara Clemence on April 23, 2009 in Culture

dictionary1A period of joblessness that you actually enjoy—maybe you get to lay out, sleep in, work out, read up. It helps to have savings, severance or an unemployment check to help pay the bills. We’re hearing this word used more and more, especially as people realize they may not be able to find a new job right away, so they might as well try to enjoy the time off.

Ex: Yeah, he was upset about getting laid off, but I hear he’s traveling and totally digging funemployment.

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