desk job

Definition of desk job

  1. :  a job that someone does while sitting at a desk She left her desk job to become a farmer.

Word by Word Definitions

deskplay
  1. :  a table, frame, or case with a sloping or horizontal surface especially for writing and reading and often with drawers, compartments, and pigeonholes

    :  a reading table or lectern from which a liturgical service is read

    :  a table, counter, stand, or booth at which a person works

  1. :  a piece of work

    :  a small miscellaneous piece of work undertaken on order at a stated rate

    :  the object or material on which work is being done

  1. :  to do odd or occasional pieces of work for hire

    :  to carry on public business for private gain

    :  to carry on the business of a middleman or wholesaler

  1. :  that is for hire for a given service or period

    :  used in, engaged in, or done as job work

    :  of or relating to a job or to employment


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