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Engelsk navneord: occupation

1. occupation (om handling) the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe's not in my line of business.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)business, job, line, line of work


Mindre specifikke termeractivity


Mere specifikke termeraccountancy, accounting, appointment, berth, billet, biz, calling, career, catering, confectionery, craft, employment, farming, game, land, medium, metier, office, photography, place, position, post, profession, salt mine, situation, sport, spot, trade, treadmill, vocation, work

2. occupation (om handling) the control of a country by military forces of a foreign power


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)military control


Mindre specifikke termersocial control


Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

3. occupation (om handling) any activity that occupies a person's attention


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe missed the bell in his occupation with the computer game.


Mindre specifikke termeractivity

4. occupation (om handling) the act of occupying or taking possession of a building


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOccupation of a building without a certificate of occupancy is illegal.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)moving in, occupancy


Mindre specifikke termeracquiring, getting


Mere specifikke termerpreoccupancy, preoccupation

5. occupation (om tid) the period of time during which a place or position or nation is occupied


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDuring the German occupation of Paris.


Mindre specifikke termerperiod, period of time, time period









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