a bang-up job

Meaning(s)

1. a task completed with excellence; superior work

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'A bang-up job' is a 'good job' or something which has been completed to a high standard. This phrase is usually used as a compliment given to someone following a job well done. This is more of a colloquial expression to use with people you know rather than in formal situations. Similar phrases include 'a great job' and 'a top notch job'.

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  1. The carpenter did a bang-up job on that wooden desk, the designs are so intricate.

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  1. I needed to impress my boss so I did a bang-up job on every task I was given, no matter how small.
  2. He did a bang-up job dealing with all of those angry customers because they all left happy.

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