Definition Of career


an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress.

You should also contact your local careers office/centre for information and advice on careers and learning opportunities.

move swiftly and in an uncontrolled way in a specified direction.

the car careered across the road and went through a hedge

Example Of career

  • a career diplomat

  • According to Gerdjikov, such statements showed that the person making them was not a career diplomat.

  • According to researchers, the increasing numbers of career women is the main reason.

  • After 11 years of internal medicine and cardiology, he opted for a career in occupational medicine.

  • After all, most professionals choose their career ; they act under their own volition.

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