job-hop

job-hopper, n.
/job"hop'/, v.i., job-hopped, job-hopping.
to change jobs frequently.
[1950-55]

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job-hop «JOB HOP», intransitive verb, -hopped, -hop|ping.
Informal. to go from job to job; change jobs frequently.
job´hop´per, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • job-hop — job hopper, n. /job hop /, v.i., job hopped, job hopping. to change jobs frequently. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • job-hop — job′ hop v. i. hopped, hop•ping cvb to change jobs frequently • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • job-hop — verb to have numerous jobs in a short period of time …   Wiktionary

  • job hop (to) —  Change employment frequently …   American business jargon

  • job´hop´per — job hop «JOB HOP», intransitive verb, hopped, hop|ping. Informal. to go from job to job; change jobs frequently. –job´hop´per, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Job-Hopping — Job|hop|ping, Job Hop|ping […hɔpɪŋ ], das; s [engl. job hopping, aus: job ↑ (Job) u. hopping = das Hüpfen] (Jargon): häufiger Stellenwechsel [mit dem Ziel des Karrieremachens] …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Job-Hopperin — Job|hop|pe|rin, Job Hop|pe|rin, die; , nen: w. Formen zu ↑ Jobhopper, Job Hopper …   Universal-Lexikon

  • job-hopping — job hop·ping (jŏbʹhŏp ĭng) n. Informal The practice of changing jobs frequently, especially as a means of quick financial gain or career advancement. * * * …   Universalium

  • Job-Hopper — Job|hop|per, Job Hop|per [ d̮ʒɔphɔpɐ ], der; s, (Jargon): jmd., der häufig seine ↑ Stelle (4) wechselt [mit dem Ziel des Karrieremachens] …   Universal-Lexikon

  • hop — hop1 hoppingly, adv. /hop/, v., hopped, hopping, n. v.i. 1. to make a short, bouncing leap; move by leaping with all feet off the ground. 2. to spring or leap on one foot. 3. Informal. to make a short, quick trip, esp. in an airplane: He hopped… …   Universalium


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