Definition of do the jobinformal
- The new system isn't working yet, but a few more adjustments ought to do the job.
: a regular remunerative position
: a specific duty, role, or function
: something that has to be done : task
: to do odd or occasional pieces of work for hire
: to carry on public business for private gain
: to carry on the business of a middleman or wholesaler
: of or relating to a job or to employment
: used in, engaged in, or done as job work
: that is for hire for a given service or period
: the hero of the book of Job who endures afflictions with fortitude and faith
: a narrative and poetic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see Bible Table
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