occupation

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌɒkjʊˈpeɪʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌɑkjəˈpeɪʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ok′yə pāshən)

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occupation

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [put, write] down your occupation
  2. what is your occupation?
  3. [popular, common] occupations
  4. need to choose an occupation
  5. the occupation of a city
  6. during the occupation of [Palestine]
  7. the occupation lasted [one year]
  8. the [Roman] occupation of [England]
  9. the military occupation of
  10. the occupation of [derelict, abandoned] property
  11. [property, housing, unlawful] occupation
  12. the occupation forces
  13. hotel occupation [levels, percentage]
n as adj
  1. the occupation forces
  2. hotel occupation [levels, percentage]
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