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Job vs. Mob

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  • Job (noun)

    A task.

    "I've got a job for you - could you wash the dishes?"

    "A job half done is hardly done at all."

  • Job (noun)

    An economic role for which a person is paid.

    "That surgeon has a great job."

    "He's been out of a job since being made redundant in January."

  • Job (noun)

    Plastic surgery.

    "He had had a nose job."

  • Job (noun)

    A task, or series of tasks, carried out in batch mode (especially on a mainframe computer).

  • Job (noun)

    A sudden thrust or stab; a jab.

  • Job (noun)

    A public transaction done for private profit; something performed ostensibly as a part of official duty, but really for private gain; a corrupt official business.

  • Job (noun)

    Any affair or event which affects one, whether fortunately or unfortunately.

  • Job (noun)

    A thing (often used in a vague way to refer to something whose name one cannot recall).

    "Pass me that little job with the screw thread on it.''"

  • Job (verb)

    To do odd jobs or occasional work for hire.

  • Job (verb)

    To work as a jobber.

  • Job (verb)

    To take the loss.

  • Job (verb)

    To buy and sell for profit, as securities; to speculate in.

  • Job (verb)

    To subcontract a project or delivery in small portions to a number of contractors.

    "We wanted to sell a turnkey plant, but they jobbed out the contract to small firms."

  • Job (verb)

    To seek private gain under pretence of public service; to turn public matters to private advantage.

  • Job (verb)

    To strike or stab with a pointed instrument.

  • Job (verb)

    To thrust in, as a pointed instrument.

  • Job (verb)

    To hire or let in periods of service.

    "to job a carriage"

  • Mob (noun)

    A large or disorderly group of people; especially one bent on riotous or destructive action.

  • Mob (noun)

    A group of animals such as horses or cattle.

  • Mob (noun)

    A flock of emus.

  • Mob (noun)

    The Mafia, or a similar group that engages in organized crime (preceded by the).

  • Mob (noun)

    A non-player character, especially one that exists to be fought or killed to further the progression of the story or game.

  • Mob (noun)

    The lower classes of a community; the rabble.

  • Mob (noun)

    A cohesive group of people.

  • Mob (noun)

    A promiscuous woman; a harlot or wench; a prostitute. 17th-18th c.

  • Mob (noun)

    A mob cap.

  • Mob (noun)

    mobile phone

  • Mob (verb)

    To crowd around (someone), sometimes with hostility.

    "The fans mobbed a well-dressed couple who resembled their idols."

  • Mob (verb)

    To crowd into or around a place.

    "The shoppers mobbed the store on the first day of the sale."

  • Mob (verb)

    To wrap up in, or cover with, a cowl.

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  • Job (noun)

    A sudden thrust or stab; a jab.

  • Job (noun)

    A piece of chance or occasional work; any definite work undertaken in gross for a fixed price; as, he did the job for a thousand dollars.

  • Job (noun)

    A public transaction done for private profit; something performed ostensibly as a part of official duty, but really for private gain; a corrupt official business.

  • Job (noun)

    Any affair or event which affects one, whether fortunately or unfortunately.

  • Job (noun)

    A situation or opportunity of work; as, he lost his job.

  • Job (noun)

    A task, or the execution of a task; as, Michelangelo did a great job on the David statue.

  • Job (noun)

    A task or coordinated set of tasks for a multitasking computer, submitted for processing as a single unit, usually for execution in background. See job control language.

  • Job (noun)

    The hero of the book of that name in the Old Testament; the prototypical patient man.

  • Job

    To strike or stab with a pointed instrument.

  • Job

    To thrust in, as a pointed instrument.

  • Job

    To do or cause to be done by separate portions or lots; to sublet (work); as, to job a contract.

  • Job

    To buy and sell, as a broker; to purchase of importers or manufacturers for the purpose of selling to retailers; as, to job goods.

  • Job

    To hire or let by the job or for a period of service; as, to job a carriage.

  • Job (verb)

    To do chance work for hire; to work by the piece; to do petty work.

  • Job (verb)

    To seek private gain under pretense of public service; to turn public matters to private advantage.

  • Job (verb)

    To carry on the business of a jobber in merchandise or stocks.

  • Mob (noun)

    A mobcap.

  • Mob (noun)

    The lower classes of a community; the populace, or the lowest part of it.

  • Mob (noun)

    A throng; a rabble; esp., an unlawful or riotous assembly; a disorderly crowd.

  • Mob

    To wrap up in, or cover with, a cowl.

  • Mob

    To crowd about, as a mob, and attack or annoy; as, to mob a house or a person.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Job (noun)

    the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money;

    "he's not in my line of business"

  • Job (noun)

    a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee;

    "estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars"

    "the job of repairing the engine took several hours"

    "the endless task of classifying the samples"

    "the farmer's morning chores"

  • Job (noun)

    the performance of a piece of work;

    "she did an outstanding job as Ophelia"

    "he gave it up as a bad job"

  • Job (noun)

    the responsibility to do something;

    "it is their job to print the truth"

  • Job (noun)

    a workplace; as in the expression

    "on the job"

  • Job (noun)

    an object worked on; a result produced by working;

    "he held the job in his left hand and worked on it with his right"

  • Job (noun)

    a state of difficulty that needs to be resolved;

    "she and her husband are having problems"

    "it is always a job to contact him"

    "urban problems such as traffic congestion and smog"

  • Job (noun)

    a damaging piece of work;

    "dry rot did the job of destroying the barn"

    "the barber did a real job on my hair"

  • Job (noun)

    a crime (especially a robbery);

    "the gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis"

  • Job (noun)

    a Jewish hero in the Old Testament who maintained his faith in God in spite of afflictions that tested him

  • Job (noun)

    any long-suffering person who withstands affliction without despairing

  • Job (noun)

    (computer science) a program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit

  • Job (noun)

    a book in the Old Testament containing Job's pleas to God about his afflictions and God's reply

  • Job (verb)

    profit privately from public office and official business

  • Job (verb)

    arranged for contracted work to be done by others

  • Job (verb)

    work occasionally;

    "As a student I jobbed during the semester breaks"

  • Job (verb)

    invest at a risk;

    "I bought this house not because I want to live in it but to sell it later at a good price, so I am speculating"

  • Mob (noun)

    a disorderly crowd of people

  • Mob (noun)

    a loose affiliation of gangsters in charge of organized criminal activities

  • Mob (noun)

    an association of criminals;

    "police tried to break up the gang"

    "a pack of thieves"

  • Mob (verb)

    press tightly together or cram;

    "The crowd packed the auditorium"

Princeton's WordNet

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