job 1 vb jobbed, job·bingvi1: to do odd or occasional pieces of work for hire2: to carry on the business of a middleman or wholesalervt1: to buy and sell (as stock) for profit2: to hire or let by the job or for a period of service3: to do or cause to be done by separate portions or lots: subcontractjob 2 n1 a: a piece of work; esp: a small miscellaneous piece of work undertaken on order at a stated rateb: the object or material on which work is being done2 a: a specific duty, role, or functiona job descriptionb: a regular remunerative positionon the job: at work
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
assignment, avocation, billet, business, calling, chore, duty, employment, function, labor, mission, obligation, occupation, position, profession, responsibility, role, task, trade, undertaking, vocation, work
appointment (position), burden, business (occupation), calling, career, employment, enterprise (undertaking), labor (work), livelihood, mission, occupation (vocation), office, part (role), position (business status), post, profession (vocation), project, province, pursuit (occupation), role, trade (occupation), undertaking (enterprise), work (employment)
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.(1) A position of employment.(2) A task, usually paid.(3) A crime such as robbery.v.To buy and sell goods or stocks.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.