Noun(1) the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money(2) the control of a country by military forces of a foreign power(3) any activity that occupies a person's attention(4) the act of occupying or taking possession of a building(5) the period of time during which a place or position or nation is occupied
(1) During the monsoon season the villagers divert their occupation to fishing and agriculture.(2) But the alternative to negotiating with him is continued military occupation of the territories in force.(3) a property suitable for occupation by older people(4) The effect of his decision is that the Defendants' continued occupation of the site is unlawful.(5) The Soviets locked him up during their occupation in the 1980s.(6) She told me that builders have to notify their local council when a property is completed and ready for occupation .(7) In April 1990 the claimant commenced his occupation of the premises.(8) The mainly Muslim workers have been in occupation since the closure was announced.(9) Mauritania withdrew in 1979, but Polisario fought Moroccan occupation for 16 years.(10) the workers remained in occupation until October 16(11) The next stage of this process is the permanent military occupation of ├ö├ç├┐buffer zones├ö├ç├û on the West Bank.(12) the Nazi occupation(13) His payslips would state his occupation as something harmless and meaningless, like KGB agent.(14) Playing a game of chess is a quiet occupation , all about moves on the board and opponents rarely reveal anything.(15) Yet Wu persisted, since learning about architecture was the only occupation that satisfied his pursuit of artistic excellence.(16) In all the situations in which the landlord is liable, the tenant in occupation will also be liable for the nuisance, as an occupier.
1. job ::
2. pastime ::
3. residence ::
4. conquest ::
5. occupancy ::
6. military control ::
Different Formsoccupation, occupational, occupations
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