jobbing

adjective
job·​bing | \ ˈjä-biŋ How to pronounce jobbing (audio) \

Definition of jobbing

chiefly British
: working occasionally at separate short jobs

First Known Use of jobbing

1705, in the meaning defined above

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“Jobbing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jobbing. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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