Profession Synonyms and Antonyms

prə-fĕsh'ən

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Synonyms for Profession

The amount or volume of this activity:
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That which chiefly engages one's time; (one's) trade, profession, or business
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(Informal) A criminal act or deed, as a theft, etc.
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The state of working for another under a contract of hire that provides that one’s services are subject to the other’s direction and control.
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An inner urging toward some profession or activity; vocation
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Any trade, profession, or occupation
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The chief or entire work of a person's lifetime.
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A hobby or recreational or leisure pursuit.
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The act of positing, or placing
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A skilled or learned occupation
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A character or part played by a performer or actor.
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(Animal Husbandry) The act of bringing a male animal to copulate with a female
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The act of pursuing.
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A job or position, especially on a ship.
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The practitioners of such an occupation or trade considered as a group.
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The definition of a vow is a formal promise, usually of love and devotion.
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A loud noise.
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A sincere attempt; a determined or assiduous effort towards a specific goal.
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Employment or period of employment, esp. in the performing arts
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A religious service or set of prayers; esp., Divine Office
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The place in which something is situated; a location.
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Metallurgy a semi-finished length of metal
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The act of one who undertakes some task, responsibility, etc.
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A frank admission or acknowledgment.
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A business, firm or enterprise; a company.
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A message posted in an electronic forum. [from 20th c.]
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Any of a series of concentric, transparent, revolving globes that together were once thought to contain the moon, sun, planets, and stars.
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An area or setting of practical activity or application outside an office, school, factory, or laboratory:
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(Law) A contract or obligation under seal; a contract by deed; a writing, under seal, given as security for a debt particularly specified.
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An occupation, profession, or social class:
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The definition of a pretense is a false impression, a false claim or an attempt to make a falsehood appear true.
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Course of conduct, thought, occupation, or policy; method of argument; department of industry, trade, or intellectual activity. [from earlier 17th c.]
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Activity pursued as a livelihood
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The state of being an employee; employment.
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The recognition of a fact or the existence of an obligation and the acceptance of the accompanying legal responsibility. For example, a putative father may acknowledge a child as his during a paternity proceeding.
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A feeling, conviction, or belief that something is true or real, not contingent upon reason or justification.
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The strong part of a sword blade, close to the hilt.
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Proficiency, facility, or dexterity that is acquired or developed through training or experience:
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an open avowal (true or false) of some belief or opinion
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Products of this activity; imaginative works considered as a group:
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General course of action or conduct in life, or in a particular part of it.
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One's place of employment:
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Antonyms for Profession

The definition of fun is something that brings pleasure, joy or playfulness.
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A quiet state or condition; calmness, stillness, inactivity, freedom from noise, etc.
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A period of time without speech or noise.
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An activity or interest pursued outside one's regular occupation and engaged in primarily for pleasure.
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An entertaining or being entertained
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Words Related to Profession

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The people working in or associated with a business or industry:
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Manner of movement:
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Religious service or public worship, esp. among Christians
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(Countable) Facts, skills and ideas that have been learned, either formally or informally.
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The work of gathering, writing, editing, and publishing or disseminating news, as through newspapers and magazines or by radio and television
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The profession of interpreting such statutes and rules.
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The branch of this science encompassing treatment by drugs, diet, exercise, and other nonsurgical means.
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(Law) A statement of the plaintiff's cause for complaint in a court action
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The ritual form used in making such a declaration
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