Career

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Career Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the general progression of your working or professional life; "the general had had a distinguished career"; "he had a long career in the law"
  • the particular occupation for which you are trained
  • move headlong at high speed; "The cars careered down the road"; "The mob careered through the streets"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the particular occupation for which you are trained ,
  • the general progression of your working or professional life; "the general had had a distinguished career"; "he had a long career in the law"

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Career Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A career is considered to be a job with opportunity for promotion within a company or corporation. A job without this opportunity is simply called a job. Professionals usually have careers while people without a college education usually just have jobs. Also a Career is a job you can stay with for a long period of time.



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'Career' example sentence in quotations


* Unless a man believes in himself and makes a total commitment to his career and puts everything he has into it - his mind, his body, his heart - what's life worth to him - Vince Lombardi

* It is my settled opinion, after some years as a political correspondent, that no one is attracted to a political career in the first place unless he is socially or emotionally crippled. - F. F. Bosworth

* Last night's homer was Willie Stargell's 399th career home run, leaving him one shy of 500. - Jerry Coleman


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Career Sample Sentences in News


  • Woods posts 82, highest score of his pro career
    Tiger Woods never shot a score this high in his 1,267 official rounds as a pro. It was the first time in his career that he missed the cut in consecutive PGA Tour events, the most recent one in August at the PGA Championship. Read more on this news related to 'Career'
  • Cadel's career comes to a close
    The key moments in Cadel Evans' celebrated cycing career, with his professional career ending on Sunday in Victoria. Read more on this news related to 'Career'
  • Tiger has career-worst 82, misses cut
    Tiger Woods bogeyed the final hole to shoot the worst 18-hole score of his career with an 82 at the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Friday, missing the cut for the second consecutive event. Read more on this news related to 'Career'

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