a good job informal,

a good job informal,
chiefly Brit.
a fortunate fact or circumstance.
job

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • good job! — good ˈjob! idiom (especially NAmE, informal) used to tell sb that they have done well at sth Main entry: ↑jobidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • a good job — ► a good job informal, chiefly Brit. a fortunate fact or circumstance. Main Entry: ↑job …   English terms dictionary

  • a good job — informal, chiefly Brit. a fortunate fact or circumstance it was a good job she hadn t brought the car …   Useful english dictionary

  • (a) good job — a good ˈjob idiom (informal) used to say that you are pleased about a situation or that sb is lucky that sth happened • It s a good job you were there to help. Main entry: ↑jobidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • job — job1 noun 1》 a paid position of regular employment. 2》 a task or piece of work.     ↘a responsibility or duty.     ↘informal a crime, especially a robbery.     ↘Computing an operation or group of operations treated as a distinct unit. 3》 informal …   English new terms dictionary

  • job — W1S1 [dʒɔb US dʒa:b] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(work)¦ 2¦(duty)¦ 3¦(something you must do)¦ 4 on the job 5 I m only/just doing my job 6 it s more than my job s worth 7 do the job 8 have a job doing something/have a job to do something 9 do a job on… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • job — [ dʒab ] noun *** ▸ 1 work to earn money ▸ 2 particular piece of work ▸ 3 duty ▸ 4 a crime ▸ 5 something of particular type ▸ 6 something computer etc. does ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) count work that you do regularly to earn money. When you ask someone… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • good — /good/, adj., better, best, n., interj., adv. adj. 1. morally excellent; virtuous; righteous; pious: a good man. 2. satisfactory in quality, quantity, or degree: a good teacher; good health. 3. of high quality; excellent. 4. right; proper; fit:… …   Universalium

  • job — ► NOUN 1) a paid position of regular employment. 2) a task or piece of work. 3) informal a crime, especially a robbery. 4) informal a procedure to improve the appearance of something: a nose job. ► VERB (jobbed, jobbing) …   English terms dictionary

  • good — [good] adj. better, best [ME gode < OE gōd, akin to Ger gut < IE base * ghedh , to unite, be associated, suitable > GATHER] I a general term of approval or commendation 1. a) suitable to a purpose; effective; efficient [a lamp good to… …   English World dictionary


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