Avocation and Profession


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Avocation noun – An activity outside of one's regular occupation that is engaged in primarily for pleasure.
Profession is an antonym for avocation in hobby topic.
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Profession noun – The activity by which one regularly makes a living.
Usage example: a gifted communicator, he was very good at his chosen profession: teaching

Avocation is an antonym for profession in declaration topic.
Nearby Words: professional, professor, professed, professorial, professorate
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Profession and Avocation. (2016). Retrieved 2022, January 22, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/avocation/profession
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