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verb [transitive] staff pronunciation in American English /stæf/
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present tense
I/you/we/theystaff
he/she/itstaffs
present participlestaffing
past tensestaffed
past participlestaffed
  1. 1
    to provide an organization with the workers that it needs
    fully staffed (=with enough people working): The receptionist’s office must be fully staffed at all times.
  2. 2
    to be a worker in an organization
    It is a well-managed office staffed by qualified and professional people.
    Many thanks to all those who baked cakes and staffed the booth.

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