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job
dʒoʊb
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. 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.
        • An object worked on; a result produced by working.
        • A program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit.
          • A state of difficulty that needs to be resolved.
          • A book in the Old Testament containing Job's pleas to God about his afflictions and God's reply.
          • 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.
              (动) As a verb
              1. Invest at a risk.
              2. Work occasionally.
              3. Arranged for contracted work to be done by others.
              4. Profit privately from public office and official business.
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