What does on the job mean?

Definitions for on the job

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on-the-job(adj)

    relating to or associated with a job or employment

    "on-the-job training"; "on-the-job requirements"

  2. working(a), on the job(p)(adj)

    actively engaged in paid work

    "the working population"; "the ratio of working men to unemployed"; "a working mother"; "robots can be on the job day and night"


  1. on the job(Adjective)

    working, busy

  2. on the job(Adjective)

    Having sex


  1. On the Job

    On the Job is a 1924 short comedy film directed by Philadelphian director, Benjamin Stoloff.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the job in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the job in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Malcolm Stevenson Forbes:

    If you have a job without aggravation, you don't have a job.

  2. Joe Leask:

    My job is sometimes the easiest job in the world and sometimes my job is the most difficult job in the world.

  3. Warren Bennis:

    The factory of the future will have two employees a man and a dog. The man's job will be to feed the dog. The dog's job will be to prevent the man from touching any of the automated equipment.

  4. Barbara Colorose:

    If kids come to us educatorsteachers from strong, healthy functioning families, it makes our job easier. If they do not come to us from strong, healthy, functioning families, it makes our job more important.

  5. Darren Clarke:

    I've played under some great captains and from what I've been told Paul did an unbelievable job with the team last year, he has moved the job on. We all saw the response he got from the players. That is a great testament to the job he did.

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