Definition of job interview in English:

job interview

noun

  • A formal meeting in which an applicant is asked questions to determine their suitability for a particular job.

    ‘the night before his job interview, he couldn't sleep’
    • ‘One woman told me how Ann had helped her prepare for a job interview.’
    • ‘She provides advice on resume writing and job interview preparation.’
    • ‘There's lots of competition when you walk in for a job interview.’
    • ‘Be sure to comb your hair when going to a job interview.’
    • ‘This old car always breaks down on days when I have a job interview.’
    • ‘He came to the reception late, fresh from a job interview.’
    • ‘His mother was obliged to pull strings in order to get him a job interview.’
    • ‘Today, I got a call for a job interview tomorrow morning.’
    • ‘In the last two days I've had two phone calls about job interviews.’
    • ‘If you go into a job interview wearing a T-shirt and jeans, you only hurt yourself.’