German translation of 'vocation'
Example Sentences Including 'vocation'
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That did not seem to be one 's vocation.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
Trades union leadership in those days was less a career than a vocation.The Search for Justice - a history of Britain and the British people Volume III (1990)
He sought to encourage the vocation of younger people.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It is a calling as insistent as any religious vocation.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
That, like her religious vocation, soars to the skies.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
These women mostly saw their jobs as a vocation.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
This may be the day you discover your true vocation in life.The Sun (2009)
You could discover your vocation in life when you try a new way of working.The Sun (2009)
You sense that being a dad is Wise's real vocation.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
These days parenting is a science, a competitive sport and a vocation rolled into one.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He said that public sector leaders who followed their vocation were doing jobs they would have done happily for a lot less pay.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Then she came to recognise a vocation to religious life as her true calling.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
They look for people with a vocation for teaching.The Sun (2013)
They would talk about it as if it was a calling or a vocation rather than a cold-blooded act, and that was tough.The Sun (2007)
At times, he has looked burdened and golf has seemed more like a job than a vocation.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It is a vocation, a calling upon their whole life, requiring complete engagement.Christianity Today (2000)
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In Common Usage. vocation is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'vocation' in Other Languages
British English: vocation NOUN
If you have a vocation, you have a strong feeling that you are especially suited to do a particular job or to fulfil a particular role in life, especially one which involves helping other people.
It could well be that he has a real vocation.
Translation of vocation from the Collins English to German Dictionary