Mc·​Job mək-ˈjäb How to pronounce McJob (audio)
: a low-paying job that requires little skill and provides little opportunity for advancement

Word History

First Known Use

1986, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of McJob was in 1986

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Cite this Entry

“McJob.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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