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English definition of “job”

job

noun [C]     /dʒɒb/
PAID EMPLOYMENT A1 the regular work that you do in order to earn money : She got a job in publishing . Hundreds of workers could lose their jobs. Why don't you apply for a part-time job?Jobs, careers and professionsWorking
PIECE OF WORK A2 a piece of work that you have to do: cooking , cleaning and other household jobsWork, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
RESPONSIBILITY B2 something that is your responsibility : It's my job to water the plants .Duty, obligation and responsibility
make a bad/good, etc job of sth UK to do sth badly /well, etc Acting and actsDealing with things or people
do a good/excellent, etc job B2 to do something well/very well, etc : She did a great job of organizing the event .Acting and actsDealing with things or people
out of a job without a job: How long have you been out of a job?Employment status and types of work
(Definition of job noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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