Definition of Job. Meaning of Job. Synonyms of Job

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Definition of Job

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 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

- biblical figure, see Job (biblical figure). For other uses, see Job (disambiguation). A person's job is their role in society. A job is an activity, often...
- article is about the biblical figure. For the other Job figures, see Job (disambiguation). Job (/ˈdʒoʊb/ jowb; Hebrew: אִיּוֹב, Modern Iyyov, Tiberian ʾIyyôḇ)...
- Eliphaz (Job 4–5) and Job's response (Job 6–7) Bildad (8) and Job (Job 9–10) Zophar (11) and Job (Job 12–14) Second cycle Eliphaz (15) and Job (Job 16–17)...
- 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...
- Job Corps is a program administered by the United States Department of Labor that offers free-of-charge education and vocational training to young men...
- The Job may refer to: In film and television: The Job (2003 film), an action film starring Daryl Hannah The Job (2009 film), a dark comedy starring Patrick...
- Job (Arabic: أيّوب Ayyūb‎‎) is considered a prophet in Islam and is mentioned in the Qur'an. Job's story in Islam is parallel to the Hebrew Bible story...
- is about IBM mainframe job control language. For open systems, see job control (Unix). For general term, see job control. Job Control Language (JCL) is...
- Job Fair (The Office). A job fair, also referred commonly as a career fair or career expo, is speed dating for companies and professionals job s****ers...
- A job evaluation is a systematic way of determining the value/worth of a job in relation to other jobs in an organization. It tries to make a systematic...