on–the–job

adjective

Definition of on–the–job

  1. :  of, relating to, or being something (as training or experience) learned, gained, or done while working at a job

1938

First Known Use of on–the–job

1938


ON–THE–JOB Defined for English Language Learners

on–the–job

adjective

Definition of on–the–job for English Language Learners

  • : received, learned, or done while working at a job


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