出典:『Wiktionary』 (2015/01/07 21:07 UTC 版)
Mid 16th century, from French carrière (a road または racecourse), from Italian carriera, from Old Provençal carreira, from Late Latin carrāria based on Latin carrus 'wheeled vehicle'. Or from Middle French carriere, from Old Provençal/Occitan carriera ("road"), from Late Latin carrāria.
- One's calling in life; a person's occupation; one's profession.
2012 January 1, Douglas Larson, “Runaway Devils Lake”, American Scientist, volume 100, number 1, page 46:
- General course of action or conduct in life, or in a particular part of it.
- (archaic) speed
- A jouster's path during a joust.
- (obsolete) A short gallop of a horse. [16th-18th c.]
- 1603, John Florio, trans. Michel de Montaigne, Essyas, I.48:
- (falconry) The flight of a hawk.
- (obsolete) A racecourse; the ground run over.
- To move rapidly straight ahead, especially in an uncontrolled way.
2011 September 16, Ben Dirs, “Rugby World Cup 2011: New Zealand 83-7 Japan”, BBC Sport:
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a person's career
経歴 - EDR日英対訳辞書
in [at] full career
まっしぐらに. - 研究社 新英和中辞典
a lift in one's career
出世. - 研究社 新英和中辞典