Meaning of “dead-end job” in the English Dictionary

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"dead-end job" in British English

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dead-end jobnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌded.end ˈdʒɒb/ us /ˌded.end ˈdʒɑːb/

a job in which there is no chance of progressing to a better, more important job

(Definition of “dead-end job” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dead-end job" in Business English

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dead-end jobnoun [ C ]

uk us

a job which does not offer any opportunity for improving your situation:

Despite having a degree in journalism, he got stuck in a dead-end job at an insurance company.

(Definition of “dead-end job” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)