Synonyms of 'mission'
a specific task or duty assigned to a person or group of peoplethe most crucial stage of his latest peace mission
The course involves written assignments and practical tests.
Their main job is to preserve health rather than treat illness.
labour, , , ,
The chef looked up from his labours.
On the Thursday we went out on a day trip.
I was employed to run messages for him in 1957.
He had the unenviable task of breaking the bad news.
Byrd's 1928 expedition to Antarctica
I find gardening a real chore.
I spent the morning running errands.
a group of people representing or working for a particular country or organization in a foreign countrya senior member of a diplomatic mission
the dispatch of aircraft or spacecraft to achieve a particular taska bomber that crashed during a training mission
a task or duty that a person believes he or she must achieveHe viewed his mission in life as protecting the weak from evil.
What kind of work do you do?
He was a serious man, dedicated to his calling as a physician.
May I ask what business you are in?
the pressure of being the first woman in the job
office, , , ,
the honour and dignity of the office of President
commission, , , ,
She approached me with a commission to write the screen play for the film.
My duty is to look after the animals.
Organizing the show has been a massive undertaking.
his quest to find true love
the levels of knowledge and skill required for success in many vocations
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in the sense of business
a trade or professionMay I ask what business you are in?
in the sense of calling
a profession or occupation, esp. a caring oneHe was a serious man, dedicated to his calling as a physician.
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