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jobbery Syllabification: job·ber·y
Pronunciation: /ˈjäbərē/

Definition of jobbery in English:


The practice of using a public office or position of trust for one’s own gain or advantage.
Example sentences
  • Could there be a more fitting end to the Italian presidency than this bold example of jobbery?
  • I say and protest with one voice against our further soiling our souls and hands in this infamous jobbery.
  • In the first place, war and expansion will favor jobbery, both in the dependencies and at home.

Words that rhyme with jobbery

corroboree, robbery, slobbery, snobbery

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