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English definition of “job”

job

noun [C] (CRIME)    /dʒɒb/ US  /dʒɑːb/ slang
a crime in which money or goods are stolen, or an action or activity that is dishonest or unpleasant: He was put in prison for five years for doing a bank job.US He really did a job on her, telling her that he would love her for ever and then moving to Fiji with someone else. → See also hatchet jobStealing
(Definition of job noun (CRIME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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