Meaning of CALLING in English


call ‧ ing /ˈkɔːlɪŋ $ ˈkɒː-/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

1 . a strong desire or feeling of duty to do a particular kind of work, especially religious work SYN vocation :

It wasn’t until Durant was in her 30s that she found her calling.

2 . formal someone’s profession or trade

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.