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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


  • Murray nears milestone with 499th career win
    Britain's Andy Murray won his 499th career match on Sunday, downing Colombian Santiago Giraldo 6-3, 6-4 to reach the fourth round of the ATP and WTA Miami Open. The 27-year-old Scotsman, who won the Miami title in 2009 and 2013, would become the ninth active player to reach 500 victories if he wins his next match against South African 15th seed Kevin Anderson, Read more on this news related to 'Career'
  • Tennis - Murray nears milestone with 499th career win
    - Britain's Andy Murray won his 499th career match on Sunday, downing Colombian Santiago Giraldo 6-3, 6-4 to reach the fourth round of the ATP and WTA Miami Open. The 27-year-old Scotsman, who won the Miami title in 2009 and 2013, would become the ninth active player to reach 500 victories if he wins his next match against South African 15th seed Kevin Anderso Read more on this news related to 'Career'
  • UniMelb Career Fair Plus
    If we say career fair you say... intimidating? overwhelming? stressful?This app's goal is to change that! We aim to help simplify the... Read more on this news related to 'Career'

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