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At its worst it is jobbery; at its best a lame compromise between an unit of area and an unit of value.Domesday Book and Beyond|Frederic William Maitland
Let us oppose it as a scheme of jobbery, devised with a view to the establishment of offices and appointments.
Mr. Anderson seems to have a thorough detestation of anything like jobbery.Western Worthies|J. Stephen Jeans
This measure was opposed (as all such measures are opposed) on the ground that "it would lead to jobbery and extravagance."Parks for the People|Various
Jobbery, the arrangement of jobs, or unfair business proceedings.The Slang Dictionary|John Camden Hotten