do\ a\ job\ on
- v. phr. slangTo 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.
Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". Оригинал: A.Маккей, М.Т.Боткер, Дж.И.Гейтс. 1997.
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