métier Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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métiernoun [C]

uk   /ˈmet.ɪ.eɪ/  us   /ˈmet̬-/ formal
the ​type of ​work that you have a ​naturalability to do well: Rose ​triedpainting but ​found her métier in ​music.
(Definition of métier from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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metiernoun [C, usually singular]

(also métier) uk   /ˈmetieɪ/  us   /metˈjeɪ/
the ​type of ​work that you have a ​naturalability to do well: Although he had been initially reluctant to give up the ​law, he ​found his metier in ​business.
(Definition of metier from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “métier”
in Chinese (Simplified) (适合自己的)职业,工作, 专长…
in Chinese (Traditional) (適合自己的)職業,工作, 專長…
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