Definition of "Job" :
noun: a damaging piece of work
"Dry rot did the job of destroying the barn."
noun: the performance of a piece of work
"She did an outstanding job as Ophelia."
noun: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
noun: the responsibility to do something
"It is their job to print the truth."
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."
noun: a crime (especially a robbery)
"The gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis."
noun: a workplace; as in the expression on the 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."
noun: a book in the Old Testament containing Job's pleas to God about his afflictions and God's reply
noun: (computer science) a program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit
noun: any long-suffering person who withstands affliction without despairing
noun: a Jewish hero in the Old Testament who maintained his faith in God in spite of afflictions that tested him
noun: a state of difficulty that needs to be resolved
"It is always a job to contact him."
verb: invest at a risk
verb: work occasionally
"As a student I jobbed during the semester breaks."
verb: arranged for contracted work to be done by others
verb: profit privately from public office and official business