Meaning : Profit privately from public office and official business.
Meaning : Work occasionally.
As a student I jobbed during the semester breaks.
Meaning : Invest at a risk.
I bought this house not because I want to live in it but to sell it later at a good price, so I am speculating.
Synonyms : speculate
Meaning : A specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee.
Estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars.
The job of repairing the engine took several hours.
The endless task of classifying the samples.
The farmer's morning chores.
Meaning : A workplace. As in the expression `on the job'.
Meaning : An object worked on. A result produced by working.
He held the job in his left hand and worked on it with his right.
Meaning : The responsibility to do something.
It is their job to print the truth.
Meaning : The performance of a piece of work.
She did an outstanding job as Ophelia.
He gave it up as a bad job.
Meaning : A damaging piece of work.
Dry rot did the job of destroying the barn.
The barber did a real job on my hair.
Meaning : A state of difficulty that needs to be resolved.
She and her husband are having problems.
It is always a job to contact him.
Urban problems such as traffic congestion and smog.
Synonyms : problem
Meaning : A Jewish hero in the Old Testament who maintained his faith in God in spite of afflictions that tested him.
Meaning : Any long-suffering person who withstands affliction without despairing.
Meaning : (computer science) a program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit.
Meaning : A book in the Old Testament containing Job's pleas to God about his afflictions and God's reply.
Synonyms : book of job
Meaning : A crime (especially a robbery).
The gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis.
Synonyms : caper