Meaning of “sinecure” in the English Dictionary

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"sinecure" in British English

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sinecurenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsɪn.ɪ.kjʊər/ us /ˈsaɪ.nə.kjʊr/ disapproving

a position which involves little work, but for which the person is paid

(Definition of “sinecure” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sinecure" in Business English

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sinecurenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsɪnɪkjʊər/ us WORKPLACE

a paid position that involves little or no work:

I never thought of my job as a sinecure.

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