English dictionary definition of:

job


Noun

  • a damaging piece of work
  • the performance of a piece of work
  • the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
  • the responsibility to do something
  • a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee
  • a crime (especially a robbery)
  • a workplace; as in the expression
  • an object worked on; a result produced by working
  • a book in the Old Testament containing Job's pleas to God about his afflictions and God's reply
  • (computer science) a program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit
  • any long-suffering person who withstands affliction without despairing
  • a Jewish hero in the Old Testament who maintained his faith in God in spite of afflictions that tested him
  • a state of difficulty that needs to be resolved

Verb

  • invest at a risk
  • work occasionally
  • arranged for contracted work to be done by others
  • profit privately from public office and official business

Thesaurus

business caper chore line occupation problem speculate subcontract task

Scrabble score for job


Scrabble score = 12

generated at 10:48:16 on 14-10-19

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