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Thesaurus entry overview: What does line of work-related mean?

LINE OF WORK (noun) The noun LINE OF WORK has actually 1 sense:

1. the major activity in your life that you perform to earn money


Familiarity information: LINE OF WORK used as a noun is incredibly rare.

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• LINE OF WORK (noun)



The primary activity in your life that you execute to earn money

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


business; job; line; line of work; occupation

Context example:

he"s not in my line of business

Hypernyms ("line of work" is a kind of...):

task (any type of certain behavior)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a sort of "line of work"):

confectionery (the occupation and also skills of a confectioner)

sport (the occupation of athletes that compete for pay)

farming; land also (farming thought about as an occupation or way of life)

biz; game (your occupation or line of work)

calling; career; vocation (the certain occupation for which you are trained)

employment; job-related (the occupation for which you are paid)

appointment (the job to which you are (or hope to be) appointed)

berth; billet; office; place; position; post; situation; spot (a task in an organization)

salt mine; treadmill (a task entailing drudgery and confinement)

craft; trade (the experienced exercise of a helpful occupation)

profession (an occupation requiring special education and learning (particularly in the liberal arts or sciences))

medium; metier (an occupation for which you are specifically well suited)

accountancy; accountancy (the occupation of keeping and auditing records and preparing financial reports for a business)

photography (the occupation of taking and printing photographs or making movies)

catering (giving food and services)

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