Definition of desk job in English:

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desk job

noun

A job based at a desk, especially as opposed to one in active military service.
Example sentences
  • The Army told him if he joined now he would be given a desk job in military intelligence.
  • Then when an ankle injury forced him into a desk job, the Secret Service came to his rescue.
  • John said that he would never be able to do a nine to five job and a desk job is definitely not for him.
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