Synonyms of occupation in English:

occupation


See definition of occupation

noun

1‘his father's name and occupation are unknown’

SYNONYMS
job, day job, profession, work, line of work, line of business, trade, employment, position, post, situation, business, career, métier, vocation, calling, craft, skill, field, province, walk of life
Scottish way
informal racket, game
Australian informal grip
archaic employ

2‘among her leisure occupations is birdwatching’

SYNONYMS
pastime, activity, leisure activity, hobby, pursuit, interest, entertainment, recreation, diversion, amusement, divertissement
archaic resource

3‘a property suitable for occupation by older people’

SYNONYMS
residence, residency, habitation, inhabitation, occupancy, tenancy, tenure, lease, living in
possession, use
incumbency, holding
formal dwelling
rare inhabitancy, habitancy, inhabitance, domiciliation

4‘the Roman occupation of Britain’

SYNONYMS
conquest, capture, invasion, seizure, takeover, annexation, overrunning, subjugation, subjection, appropriation
colonization, possession, rule, control, suzerainty