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do a job on

Translation
do a job on
{v. phr.}, {slang} To damage badly; do harm to; make ugly or useless. * /The baby did a job on Mary's book./ * /Jane cut her hair and really did a job on herself./

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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Фильмы

  • Road To People., 1983 — A film about leisure-time of Moscow citizens, about industrial enterprises of the capital, about the aid to supported collective farms, about activity of Moscow educational institutions and about Communist Party district committees and first committee secretaries who take part in the above-mentioned activities.