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Synonyms for career
kəˈrɪər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. career, calling, vocation(noun)

    the particular occupation for which you are trained

    Synonyms:
    occupational group, life history, calling, vocation

  2. career, life history(verb)

    the general progression of your working or professional life

    "the general had had a distinguished career"; "he had a long career in the law"

    Synonyms:
    life story, life history, calling, life, vocation, biography

  3. career(verb)

    move headlong at high speed

    "The cars careered down the road"; "The mob careered through the streets"

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. career

    A career was originally the ground for a race, or, especially, for a knight's charge in tournament or battle; whence career was early applied to the charge itself.

    If you will use the lance, take ground for your career.... The four horsemen met in full career.

    Scott Quentin Durward ch. 14, p. 194. [D. F. & CO.]

    In its figurative use career signifies some continuous and conspicuous work, usually a life-work, and most frequently one of honorable achievement. Compare BUSINESS.

    Synonyms:
    charge, course, flight, line of achievement, passage, public life, race, rush

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. career

    Synonyms:
    course, success, walk, line, progress, history, race

    Antonyms:
    misproceeding, misdeportment, unsuccess, miscarriage

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. career(n.)

    Synonyms:
    course, race

  2. career(n.)

    Synonyms:
    procedure, conduct, course of action, manner of life

  3. career(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    sweep, rush, course, move rapidly

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US English
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

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