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job (2)

This page is about the slang term job (2)

Meaning: a crime, especially one that involves detailed planning

For example:

  • Billy and his gang are doing a job next week. They're robbing a bank in Bristol.

  • Stan's very good at planning jobs, but experienced criminals do the actual robberies.

Quick Quiz:

The bank job was planned and carried out by

a. professional criminals

b. experienced bank managers

c. a team of bank tellers

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Contributor: Matt Errey