part-time definition

  • adjective:
    • For or during under the customary or standard time: a part-time job.
    • for, during, or concerning lower than the standard time for some activity
    • Occupying lower than the entire time appropriate to an activity. In opposition to full time.
    • used by not as much as enough time generally expended at a task or profession. Against full-time. Commonly, thirty-five hours weekly or even more is regarded as full-time, and less than 30 is part-time work.
    • involving lower than the standard or customary time for an action
    • concerning less than the conventional or customary time for an activity
  • adverb:
    • for under the usual full time proper to an action; on a part-time foundation. Opposed to full time.
    • for under the conventional few hours
  • noun:
    • an operating routine occupying under full-time, i.e. not as much as 35 hours weekly.

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