Synonyms and Antonyms of vocation

  1. 1 the activity by which one regularly makes a living finally made sculpting her vocation instead of just a hobby Synonyms calling, employment, game, lay, line, profession, trade, occupation, workRelated Words call, lifework; business, enterprise, field, livelihood, living, métier (also metier), racket [slang]; assignment, engagement, gig, mission; art, craft, handcraft, handicraft; appointment, berth, billet, office, place, position, post, situation; duty, function, job, load, task, workloadNear Antonyms avocation, hobby, pursuit

  2. 2 the body of people in a profession or field of activity she says that although she respects certain journalists, she despises the vocation politics has its honest and its dishonest practitioners, just like any other vocation Synonyms brotherhood, community, fellowship, fraternity, sodality, corpsRelated Words calling, profession; association, club, federation, guild (also gild), organization, society

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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