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vocation

Synonyms of vocation in English:

noun

  • his vocation as a clergyman was not eclipsed by his scientific career
    calling, life's work, mission, purpose, function, position, niche;
    profession, occupation, career, job, day job, work, employment, pursuit, trade, craft, business, line, line of work, speciality, specialty, province, sphere, walk of life;
    Frenchmétier
    informal line of country, game, thing, bag, racket
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