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 petty work. 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 stocks.
Job 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.]

Meaning of Job from wikipedia

- occupations. for the biblical figure, see job (biblical figure). for other meanings, see job (disambiguation). a job is an activity, often regular, and
- episode, see list of the golden girls episodes#ep22. job hunting, job s****ing, or job searching is the act of looking for employment, due to unemployment
- inside job refers to a crime committed by a person with a position of trust, such as insider trading. inside job may also refer to: inside job (novella)
- the book of job (/ˈdʒoʊb/; hebrew: אִיוֹב iyov) is one of the writings (ketuvim) of the hebrew bible, and the first poetic book in the christian old testament
- article is about the biblical figure. for the other job figures, see job (disambiguation). job (/ˈdʒoʊb/; hebrew: אִיּוֹב, modern iyyov, tiberian ʾiyyôḇ)
- a job description is a list that a person might use for general tasks, or functions, and responsibilities of a position. it may often include to whom
- body to body, job to job is a compilation album by the american no wave/noise rock band swans. it was released simultaneously on lp, cd and audio c****ette
- shortest job next (sjn), also known as shortest job first (sjf) or shortest process next (spn), is a scheduling policy that selects the waiting process
- on the job training. 'otj' redirects here. for the british alt rock band, see one the juggler. for articles with similar titles, see on the job (disambiguation)