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My father, who was a professional cricketer, was smashed up by an accident, and I had three horrible years in employment in shops.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Thinking it was a request for employment which he could not offer, Malcolm stuffed it carelessly into a pocket.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The obstacles operating against the development of enterprises and employment of foreign capital to be removed.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
To supply eminent humorists and others with enjoyable, rational, and profitable employment.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
But the first practical point to be struggled for is that of steady employment and just reward for labor.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
I judge that of nearly thirty thousand people who live here not ten thousand have any regular employment or means of livelihood.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Each new invention threw thousands of hand-workers out of employment.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Indeed, in many cases a general agency requires the employment of many persons to execute the business.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Whenever a chance of more remunerative employment turned up, Aristide took it and dissolved the Agence.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Certain it is however that while yet a youth he obtained employment in the workshop of Nicholas Amati.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EMPLOYMENT

  • activity
  • affair
  • calling
  • chosen work
  • craft
  • daily grind
  • day gig
  • do
  • dodge
  • employment
  • game
  • grindstone
  • hang
  • job
  • lick
  • line
  • line of work
  • moonlight
  • métier
  • nine-to-five
  • play
  • post
  • pursuit
  • racket
  • rat race
  • slot
  • thing
  • trade
  • vocation
  • walk of life
  • what one is into
  • work
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