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vocation Saltos de línea: vo|ca¦tion
Pronunciación: /və(ʊ)ˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/

Definición de vocation en inglés:

sustantivo

1A strong feeling of suitability for a particular career or occupation: not all of us have a vocation to be nurses or doctors
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Marty perceives his mentoring not as a career but as a vocation and a faith commitment.
  • And I think at that time my vocation became very strong.
  • The newspaper has a new astrologer and he found his vocation following careers in the Royal Navy, hotels and catering.
Sinónimos
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
1.1A person’s employment or main occupation, especially regarded as worthy and requiring dedication: her vocation as a poet
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • She was also a teacher in inner city London - a vocation which requires real dedication.
  • The teacher does not hold the prospect of wealth but is accorded respect for his vocation and dedication to the care of the young.
  • Management is a calling, a vocation that requires knowledge and passion, but also patience.
1.2A trade or profession: GNVQs in Leisure and Tourism will be the introduction to a wide span of vocations
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • To fit in society well, a youth has to learn a skill, vocation, profession or trade for him or her to become a responsible citizen in the community.
  • Children were sent to college and frequently went on to pursue professional vocations, such as law, education, or medicine.
  • This behavior is a quick turnoff to professionals who value their vocation and what they have to offer.

Origen

Late Middle English: from Old French, or from Latin vocatio(n-), from vocare 'to call'.

Palabras que riman con vocation

ablation, aeration, agnation, Alsatian, Amerasian, Asian, aviation, cetacean, citation, conation, creation, Croatian, counterdemonstration, counterproliferation, crustacean, curation, Dalmatian, delation, dilation, donation, duration, elation, fixation, Galatian, geolocation, glocalization, gyration, Haitian, halation, Horatian, ideation, illation, lavation, legation, libation, location, lunation, mutation, natation, nation, negation, notation, nutation, oblation, oration, ovation, potation, relation, rogation, rotation, Sarmatian, sedation, Serbo-Croatian, station, staycation, taxation, Thracian, vacation, vexation, zonation

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