Definitions of occupation

  1. the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money; "he's not in my line of business" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the control of a country by military forces of a foreign power Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the act of occupying or taking possession of a building; "occupation of a building without a certificate of occupancy is illegal" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the period of time during which a place or position or nation is occupied; "during the German occupation of Paris" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. any activity that occupies a person's attention; "he missed the bell in his occupation with the computer game" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. The act or process of occupying or taking possession; actual possession and control; the state of being occupied; a holding or keeping; tenure; use; as, the occupation of lands by a tenant. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. That which occupies or engages the time and attention; the principal business of one's life; vocation; employment; calling; trade. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living. Medical Dictionary DB
  9. The act or state of holding in possession or dwelling in; regular business, employment, or calling; state of being busy. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. The act of occupying or taking possession: possession: employment. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. Act of occupying; state of being occupied; employment. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  12. One's regular or immediate business; the state of being busy; occupancy. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  13. The act of taking possession; possession; employment; business. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14. The act or state of occupying; that which engages the time and attention; employment; business. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  15. That which occupies or engages the time and attention. dictgcide_fs
  16. The principal business of one's life; the principal work by which one earns one's livelihood; vocation; employment; profession; calling; trade; avocation; as, these days many people continue to practice their occupation well into their seventies. dictgcide_fs
  17. Occupying or being occupied; taking or holding possession, esp. of country or district by military force (army of o., left to hold occupied region till regular government is set up), tenure, occupancy; what occupies one, means of filling one\'s time, temporary or regular employment, business, calling, pursuit; o. franchise, right to vote as tenant; o. bridge, road, &c., private for use of occupiers of land. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  18. n. The act of taking possession ;— possession ; hold; tenure ;— that which engages time or attention ; employment ; business ; the principal business of a man’s life or means of livelihood; calling ; trade ; profession. Cabinet Dictionary

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