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Synonyms for occupation

Synonyms for (noun) occupation

Synonyms: moving in, occupancy, occupation Definition: the act of occupying or taking possession of a building Usage: occupation of a building without a certificate of occupancy is illegal

Similar words: getting, acquiring Definition: the act of acquiring something Usage: I envied his talent for acquiring; he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving

Synonyms: business, job, line, line of work, occupation Definition: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money Usage: he's not in my line of business

Similar words: activity Definition: any specific behavior Usage: they avoided all recreational activity

Synonyms: occupation Definition: any activity that occupies a person's attention Usage: he missed the bell in his occupation with the computer game

Similar words: activity Definition: any specific behavior Usage: they avoided all recreational activity

Synonyms: occupation, military control Definition: the control of a country by military forces of a foreign power

Similar words: social control Definition: control exerted (actively or passively) by group action

Synonyms: occupation Definition: the period of time during which a place or position or nation is occupied Usage: during the German occupation of Paris

Similar words: time period, period, period of time Definition: an amount of time Usage: a time period of 30 years; hastened the period of time of his recovery; Picasso's blue period