vocation

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vocation(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (profession)
a. la vocación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Rob finally found his vocation as a teacher.Finalmente, Rob encontró su vocación en la docencia.
b. la carrera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
You missed your vocation. You should have been a comedian!Te equivocaste de carrera. ¡Tendrías que haber sido humorista!
c. la profesión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Teaching is a profession which requires dedication and patience.La docencia es una profesión que requiere dedicación y paciencia.
2. (religious)
a. la vocación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Nobody ever doubted his vocation as a priest.Nadie dudó jamás de su vocación de sacerdote.
3. (calling)
a. la vocación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Even when he was a child, Alex had a vocation for medicine.Hasta cuando era chico, Alex tenía vocación por la medicina.
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vocation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la vocación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
to have a vocation (for something)tener vocación (para algo)
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vocation [vəʊˈkeɪʃən]
noun
(calling) vocación (f); (profession) profesión (f); carrera (f)
to have a vocation for art tener vocación por el arte; he has missed his vocation se ha equivocado de carrera
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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