Meaning of “presenteeism” in the English Dictionary


"presenteeism" in Business English

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presenteeismnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌprezənˈtiːɪzəm/ us

HR the practice of staying at work longer than usual or when you are ill to show that you work hard and are important to your employer:

Job insecurity is making presenteeism increasingly common.

(Definition of “presenteeism” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)