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"dead-end job" in British English

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dead-end jobnoun [C]

uk   /ˌded.endˈdʒɒb/  us   /-ˈdʒɑːb/
a ​job in which there is no ​chance of ​progressing to a ​better, more ​importantjob
(Definition of dead-end job from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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 ​insurancecompany.
(Definition of dead-end job from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dead-end job”
in Chinese (Simplified) 没有前途的工作,没出息的工作…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒有前途的工作,沒出息的工作…
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