part-time


part-time
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adj.
Part-time is used with these nouns: ↑appointment, ↑basis, ↑course, ↑degree, ↑diploma, ↑duty, ↑education, ↑employee, ↑employment, ↑faculty, ↑firefighter, ↑job, ↑member, ↑officer, ↑position, ↑post, ↑staff, ↑student, ↑study, ↑teacher, ↑tutor, ↑undergraduate, ↑volunteer, ↑work, ↑worker
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adv.
Part-time is used with these verbs: ↑work

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • part-time — adj. 1. Occupying less than the entire time appropriate to an activity; as, a part time job. Opposed to {full time}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. Employed for less than the full time usually expended at a task or occupation; as, part time employees; a part… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • part-time — adv. For less than the usual full time appropriate to an activity; on a part time basis; as, to sell real estate part time. Opposed to {full time}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • part-time — n. A working schedule occupying less than full time, i.e. less than 35 hours per week. Syn: part time. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Part-time — A part time job is a form of employment that carries fewer hours per week than a full time job. Workers are considered to be part time if they commonly work fewer than 30 or 35 hours per week.[1] According to the International Labour Organization …   Wikipedia

  • part-time — adj. /pahrt tuym /; adv. /pahrt tuym /, adj. 1. employed to work, used, expected to function, etc., less than the usual or full time: a part time clerk. 2. lasting, requiring, or being in force only a part of the time: part time employment; part… …   Universalium

  • Part time — A part time job carries fewer hours per week than a full time job, and usually pays less than a full time job. Typically, part time employees in the United States are not given any benefits (such as health insurance). Part time can also be used… …   Wikipedia

  • part-time — adjective Date: 1891 involving or working less than customary or standard hours < a part time job > < part time students > • part time adverb • part timer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • part time — a period of time that is less than the usual or full time. Cf. full time. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • part-time — adjective for, during, or involving less than the normal time for some activity Ant: full time …   Wiktionary

  • part-time worker — A worker not identified as a full time worker according to the custom and practice of the employer in relation to workers employed under the same type of contract. Related links custom and practice Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and …   Law dictionary

  • Part-Time Learner — Who are part time learners?= Part Time Adult Learners are a group of the higher education students. There are a variety of terms synonymous with the Part Time Learner (PTL) used in Canadian and American academic literature, including the Non… …   Wikipedia


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