careernoun [ C ]uk /kəˈrɪər/ us /kəˈrɪr/
When he retires he will be able to look back over a brilliant career (= a working life that has been very successful).
- She made her career in the theatre.
- During a successful business career, she accumulated a great amount of wealth.
- Many women sacrifice interesting careers for their family.
- She manages to successfully combine family life and a career.
- His political career ended when he was found to have been accepting bribes.