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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From the phrase _jobbe of work_ "piece of work", from Middle English _jobbe_ (“piece, article”). Of uncertain origin. Perhaps related to Middle English _gobbe_ "lump, mouthful", Middle English _jobben_ (“to jab, thrust, peck”), or Middle English _choppe_ (“piece, bargain”). More at gob, jab, chop

From the phrase jobbe of work "piece of work", from Middle English jobbe (piece, article). Of uncertain origin. Perhaps related to Middle English gobbe "lump, mouthful", Middle English jobben (to jab, thrust, peck), or Middle English choppe (piece, bargain). More at gob, jab, chop

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) enPR: jŏb, IPA(key):/dʒɒb/ * Rhymes: -ɒb * (US) enPR: jäb, IPA(key):/dʒɑb/

  • (UK) enPR: jŏb, IPA(key):/dʒɒb/
  • Rhymes: -ɒb
  • (US) enPR: jäb, IPA(key):/dʒɑb/

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

JOB (_plural_ JOBS) * A task. _I've got a JOB for you - could you wash the dishes?_ * 1996, Tom Cruise in the movie _Jerry Maguire_ _And it's my JOB to take care of the skanks on the road that you bang._ * An economic role for which a person is paid. _That surgeon has a great JOB._ _He's been out of a JOB since being made redundant in January._ * (in noun compounds) Plastic surgery. _He had had a nose JOB._ * (computing) A task, or series of tasks, carried out in batch mode (especially on a mainframe computer). * A sudden thrust or stab; a jab. * 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. * Any affair or event which affects one, whether fortunately or unfortunately. * A thing (often used in a vague way to refer to something whose name one cannot recall). USAGE NOTES * Adjectives often applied to "job": easy, hard, poor, good, great, excellent, decent, low-paying, steady, stable, secure, challenging, demanding, rewarding, boring, thankless, stressful, horrible, lousy, satisfying, industrial, educational, academic. DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

job (plural jobs)

  1. A task.
    I've got a job for you - could you wash the dishes?
  2. An economic role for which a person is paid.
    That surgeon has a great job.
    He's been out of a job since being made redundant in January.
  3. (in noun compounds) Plastic surgery.
    He had had a nose job.
  4. (computing) A task, or series of tasks, carried out in batch mode (especially on a mainframe computer).
  5. A sudden thrust or stab; a jab.
  6. 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.
  7. Any affair or event which affects one, whether fortunately or unfortunately.
  8. A thing (often used in a vague way to refer to something whose name one cannot recall).

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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JOB (_third-person singular simple present_ JOBS, _present participle_ JOBBING, _simple past and past participle_ JOBBED) * (intransitive) To do odd jobs or occasional work for hire. * Moore Authors of all work, to JOB for the season. * (intransitive) To work as a jobber. * (intransitive, professional wrestling slang) To take the loss. * (transitive, trading) To buy and sell for profit, as securities; to speculate in. * (transitive, often with out) To subcontract a project or delivery in small portions to a number of contractors. _We wanted to sell a turnkey plant, but they JOBBED OUT the contract to small firms._ * (intransitive) To seek private gain under pretence of public service; to turn public matters to private advantage. * Alexander Pope And judges JOB, and bishops bite the town. * To strike or stab with a pointed instrument. (Can we find and add a quotation of L'Estrange to this entry?) * To thrust in, as a pointed instrument. (Can we find and add a quotation of Moxon to this entry?) * To hire or let in periods of service. _to JOB a carriage_ (Can we find and add a quotation of Thackeray to this entry?) TRANSLATIONS

job (third-person singular simple present jobs, present participle jobbing, simple past and past participle jobbed)

  1. (intransitive) To do odd jobs or occasional work for hire.
  2. (intransitive) To work as a jobber.
  3. (intransitive, professional wrestling slang) To take the loss.
  4. (transitive, trading) To buy and sell for profit, as securities; to speculate in.
  5. (transitive, often with out) To subcontract a project or delivery in small portions to a number of contractors.
    We wanted to sell a turnkey plant, but they jobbed out the contract to small firms.
  6. (intransitive) To seek private gain under pretence of public service; to turn public matters to private advantage.
  7. To strike or stab with a pointed instrument.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of L'Estrange to this entry?)
  8. To thrust in, as a pointed instrument.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Moxon to this entry?)
  9. To hire or let in periods of service.
    to job a carriage
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Thackeray to this entry?)

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - SEE ALSO
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English - See Also

* employment * work * labour

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* obj

Que a categoria em FRENCH - ETYMOLOGY
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French - Etymology

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Que a categoria em FRENCH - PRONUNCIATION
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French - Pronunciation

* IPA(key):/ʒɔb/ * (Quebec) IPA(key):/dʒɔb/

Que a categoria em FRENCH - NOUN
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French - Noun

JOB

job

Que a categoria em FRENCH - EXTERNAL LINKS
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French - External Links

* "job" in _le Trésor de la langue française informatisé_ (_The Digitized Treasury of the French Language_).

Que a categoria em ITALIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Italian - Etymology

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Que a categoria em ITALIAN - NOUN
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Italian - Noun

JOB

job

Que a categoria em PORTUGUESE - NOUN
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Portuguese - Noun

JOB m (_plural_ JOBS) * (computing) job (task carried out in batch mode)

job m (plural jobs)

  1. (computing) job (task carried out in batch mode)


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