|Origin:||vocatio 'call, summons', from vocare 'to call'|
Related topics: Occupations
vo‧ca‧tion [uncountable and countable]
the feeling that the purpose of your life is to do a particular type of work, especially because it allows you to help other people
a strong sense of vocation
You missed your vocation (=you would have been good at a particular job).
a particular type of work that you feel is right for you:
At 17 she found her true vocation as a writer.
a strong belief that you have been chosen by God to be a priest or a nun