GRE Word List

CAREER

a profession for which one trains and which is undertaken as a permanent calling

The meaning of the word career is a profession for which one trains and which is undertaken as a permanent calling.

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WordMeaning
factiona party or group (as within a government) that is often contentious or self-seeking : clique
torquea force that produces or tends to produce rotation or torsion
jargonthe technical terminology or characteristic idiom of a special activity or group
ventto provide with a vent
favoritismthe showing of special favor : partiality
snubto check or stop with a cutting retort : rebuke
opportunistone that is opportunistic or that practices opportunism
pacifistan adherent to pacifism : someone who opposes war or violence as a means of settling disputes
matriarcha woman who rules or dominates a family, group, or state
predisposeto dispose in advance