job noun (EMPLOYMENT) - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “job”

See all translations

job

noun [C] (EMPLOYMENT)
雇用
 
 
/dʒɒb/ US  /dʒɑːb/
the regular work which a person does to earn money
工作;职业;职位
a temporary/permanent job
临时的/固定的工作
When she left college, she got a job as an editor in a publishing company.
大学毕业后她在一家出版公司当编辑。
It's very difficult trying to bring up two children while doing a full-time job.
一边抚育两个孩子一边做全职工作很困难。
He's never managed to hold down (= keep) a steady (= permanent) job.
他从来没能保住一份稳定的工作。
She's applied for a job with an insurance company.
她已向一家保险公司求职。
Are you going to give up your job when you have your baby?
你有了小孩后会放弃工作吗?
How long have you been out of a job (= unemployed)?
你失业多长时间了?
After a disastrous first month in office, many people are beginning to wonder if the new president is up to (= able to do) the job.
由于任职的第一个月表现很糟,许多人开始怀疑新总统是否胜任。
Hundreds of workers could lose their jobs.
成百上千的工人可能会失业。
Jobs, careers and professionsWorking
(Definition of job noun (EMPLOYMENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “job” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

prime time

in television and radio broadcasting, the time when the largest number of people are watching or listening

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More