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job (2)

This page is about the slang term job (2)


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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