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Meaning of "job" in Essential English Dictionary

job

noun   /dʒɒb/
A1 the work that you do in order to get money: He got a job as a waiter.
A2 a piece of work: I did a few jobs around the house.
something that you have to do: It’s my job to water the plants.
do/make a bad, good, etc. job of something
to do something badly, well, etc.: She did an excellent job of organizing the event.
do a bad, good, etc. job of something
to do something badly, well, etc.: She did an excellent job planning the party.
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