Synonyms for career
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English Synonyms and Antonyms3.7 / 3 votes
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.
ScottQuentin 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.
Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms4.0 / 2 votes
Princeton's WordNet4.0 / 1 vote
career, calling, vocationnoun
the particular occupation for which you are trained
career, life historyverb
the general progression of your working or professional life
"the general had had a distinguished career"; "he had a long career in the law"
move headlong at high speed
"The cars careered down the road"; "The mob careered through the streets"
Dictionary of English Synonymes3.0 / 3 votes
Career vs. Carrier -- In this Grammar.com article you will learn the differences between the words Career and Carrier.
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The sad news is, nobody owes you a career. Your career is literally your business. You own it as a sole proprietor. You have one employee: yourself. You need to accept ownership of your career, your skills and the timing of your moves.
Obviously my career didn't end in the fashion that I wanted it to, at the same time, I've had an incredibly long career, 18 seasons. I've had back issues predominantly throughout my career and so when you have that in perspective, I could have very easily been finished eight, nine or 10 years into my career.
I don't feel that sense of urgency ... it's something I really would love to do is complete the career grand slam, i'm in the best shape I've been in. I've always felt a long golf swing -- a long, smooth, flowing swing -- leads to a long career, and a short, violent swing leads to a short career.
One of the biggest challenges is, do I leave my career or do I leave my husband ? at different points of my career, I have left my career. A couple times, me and my husband have lived apart, at one point three years apart while he was on back-to-back deployments. It's very difficult if you have to choose.
Funny business, a woman's career the things you drop on the way up the ladder so you can move faster. You forget you'll need them again when you get back to being a woman. It's one career all females have in common, whether we like it or not being a woman. Sooner or later, we've got to work at it, no matter how many other careers we've had or wanted.
Translations for career
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- кариер, препускам, поприще, кариераBulgarian
- carreraCatalan, Valencian
- ura, kiitää, työura, ammatti, työ, viilettää, pyyhältääFinnish
- キャリア, 職業, 経歴Japanese
- loopbaan, carrièreDutch
- karriereNorwegian Nynorsk
- voar, carreiraPortuguese
- поприще, карьер, призвание, профессия, карьераRussian
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