work shift

Definitions of work shift

n the time period during which you are at work

duty period, shift
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go, spell, tour, turn
a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
a period of work or duty
a period of time (4 or 2 hours) during which some of a ship's crew are on duty
day shift
the work shift during the day (as 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
evening shift, swing shift
the work shift during the evening (as 4 p.m. to midnight)
graveyard shift, night shift
the work shift during the night (as midnight to 8 a.m.)
split shift
a working shift divided into two periods of time with several hours in between
either of two short watches: from 4-6 pm or 6-8 pm
graveyard watch, middle watch, midwatch, night watch
a watch during the night (as from midnight to 8 a.m.)
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a period of time assigned for work

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