do a bad job

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do a bad job

To perform a task poorly. I sure did a bad job of parking the car—I doubt I could get any further away from the curb. Please paint carefully. If you do a bad job, you'll be stuck with it.
See also: bad, job

do a good, bad, etc. ˈjob (on something)


make a good, bad, etc. job of something

do something well, badly, etc: They did a very professional job.You’ve certainly made an excellent job of the kitchen (= for example, painting it).
See also: job
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Jason's done a good job of making in-game adjustments from pitcher to pitcher and situation to situation.
A lot of kids here have not done a good job with common sense and self-control,'' Martin said.