Definition of 'nine to five'
Example sentences containing 'nine to five'
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Maybe they only work nine to five. The Sun (2016)They are under so much pressure, having to work nine to five while studying. Times, Sunday Times (2016)ARE you working nine to five? The Sun (2016)I worked nine to five and got 3.20 an hour. The Sun (2008)It's different when you don't work nine to five. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This is unfair on those owls forced to work nine to five, say, which means most of us. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The healthy foot has just two jobs to do in its long 26 Survive the nine to five working life. Survive the Nine to Five - a woman's guide to working well (1989)ONLY 14 per cent of staff want to work nine to five in an office, a survey says. The Sun (2014)
We are no longer a nine-to-five culture and pharmacy needs to adapt accordingly. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It makes a huge difference because swimming training takes so much time it is impossible to have a nine-to-five job. The Sun (2010)And top of the list of ways to do that is to ditch your nine-to-five routine and head off to foreign shores. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They seem to think they are doing some kind of nine-to-five office job and can risk lives at weekends or during the night. The Sun (2013)I would be happier with a nine-to-five job. The Sun (2013)I treat writing as a nine-to-five job. Times, Sunday Times (2015)While some are delighted to be rid of the nine-to-five routine, many miss a career. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The pride has gone - too many people see nursing as a nine-to-five job. The Sun (2010)If you want a nine-to-five job and holidays it's not for you. The Sun (2012)If you have a bad day on a nine-to-five desk job, you will still be paid. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)He didn't understand people who had nine-to-five jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So she was forced into a nine-to-five job to cover her costs, which means that she has less time for training. Times, Sunday Times (2010)My girlfriend is 25 and has a regular nine-to-five job in a call centre so this puts a strain on our relationship. The Sun (2013)Pastors can only dream of a nine-to-five job, in which the whistle blows and the work stays behind as they head for home. Christianity Today (2000)I didn't want to get a normal nine-to-five job. The Sun (2014)I like the outfit but it's not practical for a nine-to-five job. The Sun (2013)THE nine-to-five job is disappearing for many as a third of employers now offer flexible working to staff, research claims. The Sun (2016)
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