1. The principal activity in your life that you do to earn money (synset 100583425)
    "he's not in my line of business"
  2. A specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee (synset 100720957)
    "estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars"; "the job of repairing the engine took several hours"; "the endless task of classifying the samples"; "the farmer's morning chores"
  3. A workplace;
    As in the expression `on the job' (synset 103604821)
  4. An object worked on;
    A result produced by working (synset 103604953)
    "he held the job in his left hand and worked on it with his right"
  5. The responsibility to do something (synset 100585806)
    "it is their job to print the truth"
  6. The performance of a piece of work (synset 100577914)
    "she did an outstanding job as Ophelia"; "he gave it up as a bad job"
  7. A damaging piece of work (synset 100577754)
    "dry rot did the job of destroying the barn"; "the barber did a real job on my hair"
  8. A state of difficulty that needs to be resolved (synset 114434009)
    "she and her husband are having problems"; "it is always a job to contact him"; "urban problems such as traffic congestion and smog"
  9. A Jewish hero in the Old Testament who maintained his faith in God in spite of afflictions that tested him (synset 111105392)
  10. Any long-suffering person who withstands affliction without despairing (synset 110242619)
  11. (computer science) a program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit (synset 106584658)
  12. A book in the Old Testament containing Job's pleas to God about his afflictions and God's reply (synset 106448609)
  13. A crime (especially a robbery) (synset 100784446)
    "the gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis"
  1. Profit privately from public office and official business (synset 202578970)
  2. Arranged for contracted work to be done by others (synset 202466486)
  3. Work occasionally (synset 202425889)
    "As a student I jobbed during the semester breaks"
  4. Invest at a risk (synset 202276935)
    "I bought this house not because I want to live in it but to sell it later at a good price, so I am speculating"

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