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jobbingadjective

uk   /ˈdʒɒb.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈdʒɑː.bɪŋ/ mainly UK
a jobbing actor, builder, gardener, etc. someone who does not ​workregularly for one ​person or ​organization but does ​smallpieces of ​work for different ​people
(Definition of jobbing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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jobbingadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈdʒɒbɪŋ/
used to describe someone who ​works for different ​companies without being ​employed by them permanently: He gradually ​establishes himself as a photographer and jobbing journalistreporting the ​war. a jobbing ​builder/gardener/actor

jobbingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈdʒɒbɪŋ/
PRODUCTION →  job production
(Definition of jobbing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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