Definition of Job. Meaning of Job. Synonyms of Job
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Definition of Job
Job Job, v. i.
1. To do chance work for hire; to work by the piece; to do
Authors of all work, to job for the season. --Moore.
2. To seek private gain under pretense of public service; to
turn public matters to private advantage.
And judges job, and bishops bite the town. --Pope.
3. To carry on the business of a jobber in merchandise or
JobJob Job, n. [Prov. E. job, gob, n., a small piece of wood, v.,
to stab, strike; cf. E. gob, gobbet; perh. influenced by E.
chop to cut off, to mince. See Gob.]
1. A sudden thrust or stab; a jab.
2. A piece of chance or occasional work; any definite work
undertaken in gross for a fixed price; as, he did the job
for a thousand dollars.
3. A public transaction done for private profit; something
performed ostensibly as a part of official duty, but
really for private gain; a corrupt official business.
4. Any affair or event which affects one, whether fortunately
or unfortunately. [Colloq.]
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