Synonyms for Career:

n.

collaboration, call, division of labor, appointment, delegation, background. surge, employ, be quick on your feet, dart, racket, art, action, gallop, pursuit, craft, work, line, outpace. go through, incur, undergo, be in the grip of something, be in dire/desperate straits, not know where/which way to turn, come under, endure, suffer. act (noun)
life history.
business (noun)
commerce, establishment, livelihood, venture, station, occupation, assignment, posting, holding, retailing, selling, practice, firm, interest, consortium, merchant, management, job, affair, negotiation, trade, partnership, calling, employment, position, proprietorship, activity, barter, specialty, situation, industry, business, market, labor, service, profession, vocation, company, busy work, commission, transaction, concern, exchange, enterprise, corporation.
career (noun)
calling, life history, vocation.
occupation (noun)
work, lifework.

Other synonyms:

division of labor. delegation, collaboration. background, appointment. pursuit. art, work, racket, craft. line. occupation
lifework.
Other relevant words:
suffer, appointment, action, racket, call, go through, surge, employ, lifework, dart, art, collaboration, line, craft, undergo, work, endure, incur, life history, delegation, background, pursuit, gallop, outpace.

Usage examples for career

  1. Then, all of a sudden, he got started on his career – The Lash by Olin L. Lyman
  2. Surely you'll make it your career or something like that! – The Dragon's Secret by Augusta Huiell Seaman
  3. They throw much light upon his remarkable career – Paul Verlaine by Stefan Zweig