Meaning of vocation
Pronunciation: (vō-kā'shun), [key]
- a particular occupation, business, or profession; calling.
- a strong impulse or inclination to follow a particular activity or career.
- a divine call to God's service or to the Christian life.
- a function or station in life to which one is called by God: the religious vocation; the vocation of marriage.
- vocation (Thesaurus)