full time
noun Date: 1898 the amount of time considered the normal or standard amount for working during a given period

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  • full-time — ˈfull time adjective JOBS 1. working or studying for the complete number of hours that this is usually done: • He was unable physically to handle the demands of a full time sales position. • Mr Kasal slashed his full time staff to six from 13 as… …   Financial and business terms

  • full-time — S3 adj, adv 1.) for all the hours of a week during which it is usual for people to work, study etc →↑part time work/study etc full time ▪ She works full time and has two kids. ▪ The success of the series enabled her to concentrate full time on… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • full-time — S3 adj, adv 1.) for all the hours of a week during which it is usual for people to work, study etc →↑part time work/study etc full time ▪ She works full time and has two kids. ▪ The success of the series enabled her to concentrate full time on… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • full-time — full ,time1 adjective usually before noun ** done for the number of hours that people normally work in a complete week. Part time work or study is done during just some of these hours: It is hard to combine study with a full time job. a. doing… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • full time — full ti·me loc.agg.inv., loc.s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} 1. loc.agg.inv., a tempo pieno: lavoro, occupazione, contratto full time | che è impiegato a tempo pieno; professore full time, che si dedica esclusivamente alla didattica e ricerca… …   Dizionario italiano

  • full time — /ful taim/, it. /ful taim/ locuz. ingl. [comp. di full pieno e time tempo ], in ital. invar. ■ agg. [detto di attività svolta per l intero orario di lavoro e anche della persona che svolge tale attività: lavoro full time ; segretaria full time ]… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • full-time — adj. spending or requiring all of the time normally given to an activity; as, full time students; a full time job. Opposite of {part time}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • full time — also fulltime, full time, 1898; full timer is attested from 1868; see FULL (Cf. full) (adj.) + TIME (Cf. time) …   Etymology dictionary

  • full-time — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ occupying the whole of the time available. ► ADVERB ▪ on a full time basis. ► NOUN (full time) ▪ the end of a sports match. DERIVATIVES full timer noun …   English terms dictionary

  • full time — (ingl.; pronunc. [fúl táim]) adj. y adv. Referido a una actividad laboral, a tiempo completo: ‘Trabaja full time en una empresa de servicios’. * * * full time. (Expr. ingl.). loc. adj. Con dedicación exclusiva. U. t. c. loc. adv. * * * (voz… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • full time — (izg. fȗl tȃjm) m DEFINICIJA term. 1. puno radno vrijeme 2. sport istek ukupnog vremena utakmice SINTAGMA full time job (izg. full time džȍb) term. stalni posao s punim radnim vremenom; posao na neodređeno vrijeme, usp. fultajmer ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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