Definition of part_time
1. part-time [ a ] involving less than the standard or customary time for an activity
Examples: "part-time employees" "a part-time job"
([Anonymous,] "The Attack on Employee Services"...)
Are there possibilities of having cafeteria help work part-time on custodial or other jobs ?
Can part-time drivers be assigned to other productive work ?
If you have a full-time doctor now , can he be replaced with a part-time doctor or one who serves on a fee per case basis only ?
(Orlin J. Scoville, Part-Time Farming...)
It may not be profitable for a part-time farmer to own the labor-saving machinery that a full-time farmer can invest in profitably .
The high cost of land , supplies , and labor make it difficult to farm profitably on a part-time basis .Synonyms part-time Related Terms full-time full-time half-time half-time underemployed odd-job irregular
2. part-time [ r ] for less than the standard number of hours
Examples: "he works part-time"
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