Professing Professional

Profession

Meanings and phrases

profession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of people in a learned occupation
  2. an occupation requiring special education (especially in the liberal arts or sciences)
  3. an open avowal (true or false) of some belief or opinion; professing
  4. affirmation of acceptance of some religion or faith

economics profession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of professional economists

health profession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of individuals whose work helps to maintain the health of their clients

learned profession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of the three professions traditionally believed to require advanced learning and high principles

legal profession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction; bar; legal community
E.g.
  • Mookerjee entered the legal profession on November 1953.
  • After retirement, he entered the legal profession full-time.
  • After leaving office, King reverted to his legal profession.

medical profession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of individuals who are qualified to practice medicine; medical community
E.g.
  • This view was very influential in the medical profession.
  • Certification in the medical profession is often offered by particular specialties.
  • Bowlby's and Robertson's research was met with hostility by the medical profession.

lawyer by profession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She is a lawyer by profession and is based in Novi Sad.
  • A lawyer by profession, Damato became a FIFA referee in 2010.
  • Benante is a lawyer by profession.

teaching profession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She left the teaching profession due to the matter.
  • The GTC convened four times a year to discuss policy and regulation of the teaching profession.
  • In addition to his teaching profession, he was in 1989 director of two institutes of the Koran in Syria.

profession of faith

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The text of the profession of faith, , is the Nicene Creed.
  • The Shahada, or profession of faith is said five times a day during prayer.
  • Bishop Marello issued another one on 25 January 1893 regarding the profession of faith.
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