Meaning of CALLING in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ kɔ:lɪŋ ]

( callings)

A calling is a profession or career which someone is strongly attracted to, especially one which involves helping other people.

He was a consultant physician, a serious man dedicated to his calling.

= vocation

N-COUNT : usu sing

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