The definition of a job is the work you do to earn money.(noun)
An example of a job is working at a gas station.
Job means a task or working on one specific project.(noun)
Job is defined as the place where you go to work and earn money.(noun)
An example of your job is the office and staff that you work with each day.
A job is a specific illegal task.(noun)
An example of a job is a bank robbery.
See job in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < ?
Origin: LL(Ec) < Gr(Ec) Iōb < Heb 'Iyyōbh
See job in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Perhaps from obsolete jobbe, piece
Origin: , alteration of Middle English gobbe, lump; see gob1.
tr. & intr.v. jobbed jobbed, job·bing, jobs
Origin: Middle English jobben
Origin: , of imitative origin.
Origin: Hebrew ’iyyôb; see אb in Semitic roots.
noun Abbr. Jb
Origin: After Job.
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