Definition of Manpower:

  1. General: Total supply of personnel available or engaged for a specific job or task.

  2. The number of people working or available for work or service.

  3. Economics: Total labor force of a nation, including both men and women. If there are more people than available jobs, it is called manpower surplus; if available people are fewer than jobs, it is called manpower deficit.

Synonyms of Manpower

Employees, Workers, Workforce, Personnel, Hands, Hired hands, Labourers, Human resources, Manpower, Labour

How to use Manpower in a sentence?

  1. We have decided to hold interviews in the coming weeks because, with the increased demand for our products, we need much more manpower .
  2. The police had only limited manpower.
  3. We simply cannot provide the manpower that would be needed to fulfill all of your goals in a timely manner; to ask us to do so would be both unsafe and unfair.
  4. When you are ready to expand your business you must make sure that you will have a manpower to handle it.

Meaning of Manpower & Manpower Definition