- the particular occupation for which you are trained
- the general progression of your working or professional life
A career is an individual`s journey through learning, work and other aspects of life. There are a number of ways to define a career and the term is used in a variety of ways. ==Definitions and etymology== Career is defined by the Oxford English Dictionary as a person`s `course or progress through life (or a distinct portion of life)`. In this ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Career
• (n.) General course of action or conduct in life, or in a particular part or calling in life, or in some special undertaking; usually applied to course or conduct which is of a public character; as, Washington`s career as a soldier. • (n.) The flight of a hawk. • (n.) A race course: the ground run over. • (v. i.) To move or ru...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/career/
the general progression of your working or professional life; `the general had had a distinguished career`; `he had a long career in the law`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
the particular occupation for which you are trainedFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Ca·reer' intransitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Careered
3; present participle & verbal noun Careering
] To move or run rapidly. « Careering
gayly over the curling waves. W. Irving.
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[ French carrière
race course, high road, street, from Latin carrus
wagon. See Car
A race course: the ground run over. « To go back again the same career
. Sir P. Sidney.
A running; full speed; a rapid course...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/25
A job for which one is trained and in which it is possible to advance during one's working life.
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career 1. An occupation or profession; especially, one requiring special training, followed as one's lifework. 2. A person's progress or general course of action through life or through a phase of life; such as, in some profession or undertaking. 3. Someone's success in a profession, occupation, etc. 4. From earlier times, to charge at full speed....Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/3609/
used, primarily, by symbolic interactionists and ethnographers to describe a person's progress through a social setting, as where marijuana users progress through various stages in learning how to experience the drug, or mental patients pass through a series of institutional settings.
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- the particular occupation for which you are trained 2. [n] - the general progression of your working or professional life 3. [v] - move headlong at high speedFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=career
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