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[しき()]
shiki
noun

English Meaning(s) for 職

noun
  1. agency (government department between a ministry and a bureau under the ritsuryo system)

Definition and Synonyms for 職

Occupation the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
Synonyms: 仕事, 稼業, , , 職業
Employment the state of being employed or having a job
Synonyms: 在職, 就労, 就業, , , 雇用

Meanings for each kanji in 職

post; employment; work Kanji Details »

Categories 職 is a member of

State the way something is with respect to its main attributes
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Activity any specific behavior
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 職

Sample Sentences for 職

I was never the likeliest candidate for this office. We didn't start with much money or many endorsements. Our campaign was not hatched in the halls of Washington. It began in the backyards of Des Moines, and the living rooms of Concord, and the front porches of Charleston. It was built by working men and women who dug into what little savings they had to give $5 and $10 and $20 to the cause.
Ought he to be forced out of the presidency?
He obtained the post through the good offices of a friend.
He obtained a post in the company.
He was able to get work in that town.

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