job·​bing ˈjä-biŋ How to pronounce jobbing (audio)
chiefly British
: working occasionally at separate short jobs

Word History

First Known Use

1705, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of jobbing was in 1705

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“Jobbing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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