Job

A job is an activity, often regular, and often performed in exchange for payment. A person usually begins a job by becoming an employee, volunteering, or starting a business. The duration of a job may range from an hour (in the case of odd jobs) to a lifetime (in the case of some judges). The activity that requires a person`s mental or physical e....
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Job

(from the article `biblical literature`) ...prose form. The book falls into five sections: a prologue (chapters 1 and 2); the dialogue between Job and his friends (3–31); the speeches of ... [3 related articles]
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Job

(from the article `Eben Fardd`) His best-known poems include Dinystr Jerusalem (`Destruction of Jerusalem`), an ode that won the prize at the Welshpool eisteddfod (1824); Job, which ...
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Job

(lived c. 5th century BC) In the Old Testament, Hebrew leader who in the Book of Job questioned God's infliction of suffering on the righteous while enduring great sufferings himself. Although Job comes to no final...
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job

[n] - a Jewish hero in the Old Testament who maintained his faith in God in spite of afflictions that tested him 2. [n] - any long-suffering person who withstands affliction without despairing 3. [n] - (computer science) a program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit 4. [n] - a book in the Ol...
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Job

• (n.) A piece of chance or occasional work; any definite work undertaken in gross for a fixed price; as, he did the job for a thousand dollars. • (v. t.) To do or cause to be done by separate portions or lots; to sublet (work); as, to job a contract. • (v. t.) To thrust in, as a pointed instrument. • (v. i.) To carry on the bus...
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job

chore noun 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 ...
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Job

Book of Job noun a book in the Old Testament containing Job`s pleas to God about his afflictions and God`s reply
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Job

[biblical figure] Job (b; {Hebrew Name|אִיּוֹב|Iyyov|{{unicode|ʾIyyôḇ}}}) is the central character of the Book of Job in the Bible. Job (أيّوب, Ayyūb) is considered a prophet in the Abrahamic Religions: Islam, Christianity and Judaism. In rabbinical literature Iyov (אִיּוֹב). is called one of the prophets of the Gent...
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Job

[given name] Job is a major figure in the Bible. Persons with the same given name include: ...
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Job

[Osacky] Archbishop Job (Osacky) of Chicago (March 18, 1946 – December 18, 2009) was the archbishop of the Orthodox Church in America`s Diocese of the Midwest until his unexpected death. His territory included Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Archbishop Job was bo...
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Job

[professional wrestling] 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. The term can be used a number of ways. When a wrestler is booked to lose a match it is described as `a job.` The act itself is ...
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JOB

[rolling papers] JOB rolling papers are a popular brand of cigarette paper produced by Republic Tobacco in Perpignan, France. In 1838, a French craftsman named Jean Bardou came up with the idea for a booklet of rolling papers made of thin, pure rice paper. The booklets were a success and Bardou`s trademark, the initials `JB` separated by a ...
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Job

[Shea] Job is a bronze sculpture, created by American artist Judith Shea. It is located on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) campus in Indianapolis, Indiana. The piece was created in 2005 and placed on loan at Herron School of Art and Design for the school`s first Public Sculpture Invitational, held between May 2...
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Job

Job (jōb) noun The hero of the book of that name in the Old Testament; the typical patient man. Job's comforter . (a) A false friend; a tactless or malicious person who, under pretense of sympathy, insinuates rebukes. (b) A boil . [ Colloq.] -- Job's...
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Job

Job (jŏb) noun [ Prov. English job , gob , noun , a small piece of wood, v., to stab, strike; confer English gob , gobbet ; perhaps influenced by English chop to cut off, to mince. See Gob .] 1. A sudden thrust or stab;...
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Job

Job intransitive verb 1. To do chance work for hire; to work by the piece; to do petty work. « Authors of all work, to job for the season.» Moore. 2. To seek private gain under pretense of public service; to turn public matters to private advantage. «...
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job

1. A sudden thrust or stab; a jab. ... 2. A piece of chance or occasional work; any definite work undertaken in gross for a fixed price; as, he did the job for a thousand dollars. ... 3. 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. ...
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Job

A single purchased and installed activity. ex. I have one invention job currently running.
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Job

In the Old Testament, Hebrew leader who in the Book of Job questioned God's infliction of suffering on the righteous while enduring great sufferings himself. Although Job comes to no final conclusion, his book is one of the first attempts to explain the problem of human suffering in a world believed to be created and governed by a God who is al...
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Job

Job (jōb) , book of the Bible. The book is of unknown authorship and date, although many scholars assign it to a time between 600 B.C. and 400 B.C. A lament in narrative form, the subject is the problem of good and evil in the world: “Why do the just suffer and the wicked flourish?”...
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Job

Job is a Hebrew name for boys. The meaning is `persecuted` The name Job is most commonly given to Dutch boys. (36 times more often than to American boys.) The name sounds like: Jeb, Ab, Eb, Gib, Ib, Joop, Web
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Job

Job is slang for a crime.
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Job

Job is the hero of an ancient Hebrew poem, which forms one of the books of the Old Testament. The poem tells of Job, an upright man, with a family of seven sons and three daughters, with large herds and numerous servants, who is suddenly, with the permission of Jehovah and by the agency of Satan, deprived of his possessions and his children, and sm...
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Job

The subject of God and Satan
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