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noun as in course, path

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Future lives, careers and attitudes were being determined in this lightly regulated fever.

The Good Wife leaves us wondering how many people have sacrificed their beliefs for their careers.

And now many of those Democrats are heading home after long careers in public life, with some losing easily winnable races.

The original Twilight Zone is renowned for the acting careers it revived or jump started.

Ross has cerebral palsy, and the Pathways to Careers initiative of SourceAmerica helped him get his position.

This is called stage-fright, and it is never cured; it has ruined more brilliant careers than the critics have.

Nearly all the first Medici had natural children, whose careers were invariably brilliant.

Moreover, the noisy careers of Liszt and Thalberg serve as a set-off to the noiseless one of Chopin.

Others of less merit were detached for the civil service, and in that also their careers were at the imperial mercy.

Then the steamer takes a sharp turn, leaves the bank, and careers across into midstream!


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to careers, such as: course, race, orbit, passage, pilgrimage, and progress.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.