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jobs, plural;
  1. Prod or stab
    • - he prepared to job the huge brute
  2. Thrust (something pointed) at or into something

  1. An act of prodding, thrusting, or wrenching

  1. occupation: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money; "he's not in my line of business"
  2. profit privately from public office and official business
  3. 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"
  4. subcontract: arranged for contracted work to be done by others
  5. a workplace; as in the expression "on the job";
  6. work occasionally; "As a student I jobbed during the semester breaks"
  7. The Book of Job (Hebrew: אִיוֹב‎ ʾ iyov) is one of the books of the Hebrew Bible. It relates the story of Job, his trials at the hands of Satan, his theological discussions with friends on the origins and nature of his suffering, his challenge to God, and finally a response from God. ...
  8. Job is a one act ballet produced for the Vic-Wells Ballet in 1931. Regarded as a crucial work in the development of British ballet, Job was the first ballet to be produced by an entirely British creative team. ...
  9. Job (born André Jobin on October 25, 1927) is a Swiss francophone comics creator. He is probably best known for his western children's comics series Yakari, of which he has written the scenario since 1973.
  10. Employment is a contract between two parties, one being the employer and the other being the employee. ...
  11. "Job" is a 1917 play written by Viennese expressionist painter and playwright Oskar Kokoschka. It is a rewrite of his earlier play “Sphinx and Strawman,” which was originally part of the 1909 trilogy of the first expressionist plays published and performed consisting of “Sphinx and Strawman,” “ ...
  12. In professional wrestling slang, the term job describes a losing performance in a wrestling match. It is derived from the euphemism "doing one's job", which was employed to protect kayfabe. As professional wrestling is scripted, inevitably a wrestler will be required to lose to an opponent.
  13. A book of the Old Testament and the Hebrew Tanakh; A male given name; An Old Testament character
  14. A task; An economic role for which a person is paid; Plastic surgery; see e.g. nose job; A task, or series of tasks, carried out in batch mode (especially on a mainframe computer); To do odd jobs or occasional work for hire; To work as a jobber; To take the loss; To buy and sell for profit ...
  15. (JOBS) The Financial Aid office lists available on-campus jobs. Career Center provides current off-campus part-time and full-time job postings.
  16. (Jobs) Common words for profession in Spanish include: trabajo (work), trabajador (worker), profesor (teacher), doctor (doctor), abogado (lawyer), enfermero (nurse), jefe (boss) and escritor (writer). ...
  17. (Jobs) Find a job, post a job
  18. (Jobs) On- and/or off-campus employment for hourly wages during the academic year. In some cases, the jobs are designed to complement the student’s field of study. Jobs may also be called "self-help” aid.
  19. (Jobs) Power plant construction creates lots of jobs. However, power generation itself is generally not very labour-intensive, in comparison to the amount of dollars involved. But some systems create more jobs than others. ...
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  21. (jobs) List backgrounded tasks.
  22. Lists the jobs running
  23. A position of employment. Within a given occupational classification or job-title there may be one or thousands of jobs in a prescribed geographical area. (See “occupation.”).
  24. Another term for spell. Also working.
  25. Increasingly obsolete way of packaging work.