A resume

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Definition

a résumé (US), a CV (UK): a summary of academic and employment history, a curriculum vitae
noun

Examples

  • "Please fax cover letter and resumé to"
  • "Luna : I see on your resumé that you have worked for several cosmetics corporations."
  • "Brent : Lie on your resumé!"
  • "I read your CV with interest, but I'm afraid to say we have no suitable vacancies at present."
  • "But if you DO find yourself looking for a new job, you should remember the following things: Number one, don't lie on your resumé."
  • "This means that when looking at resumes or conducting interviews, the Delavigne Corporation DOES NOT take the following factors into account: Gender, age, race, sexual orientation, religion, disabilities."
  • "Obviously your resumé piqued my interest."
  • "We will keep your CV on file and contact you if any positions become available."
  • "However, sometimes resumés don't tell the whole story."
  • "You girls have your resumés?"

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