follow Dictionary.com

What is the X in X-mas?

job work

noun
1.
miscellaneous printing work, as distinguished from books, periodicals, etc.
2.
work done by the job.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for job work
  • In the euro area, fewer people work and those who do hold a job work shorter average hours.
  • Students receive academic credit only for on-the-job work experience.
  • The program combines on the job work experience, environmental education, safety education and career development training.
  • Most of our learning occurs through on-the-job work experiences.
  • Other skills are taught to the trainee by higher graded realty specialists and reinforced through on the job work experience.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for job work

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for job

12
15
Scrabble Words With Friends