HyperDic: vocation

English > 2 senses of the word vocation:
NOUNactvocation, career, callingthe particular occupation for which you are trained
groupvocation, occupational groupa body of people doing the same kind of work
vocation > pronunciation
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > vocation: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe particular occupation for which you are trained.
Synonymscareer, calling
Narrowerbusiness life, professional lifeA career in industrial or commercial or professional activities
lifeworkThe principal work of your career
specialization, specialisation, specialty, speciality, specialismThe special line of work you have adopted as your career
walk of life, walkcareers in general
Broaderoccupation, business, job, line of work, lineThe principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
Spanishprofesión, vocación
Catalanprofessió, vocació
Adjectivesvocationalof or relating to a vocation or occupation
English > vocation: 2 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningA body of people doing the same kind of work.
Synonymoccupational group
Narrowerpress corpsA group of journalists representing different publications who all cover the same topics
professionThe body of people in a learned occupation
BroaderbodyA group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity
Spanishramo, sector de ocupación, sector, sector ocupacional
Catalanram, sector d'ocupació, sector, sector ocupacional

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