Up to the task

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Definition

(Are you sure you're) up to the task?: (Are you sure you're) capable, able, suitable, competent enough to complete the job?
idiom
I'm not sure Mr. President is up to the task... He doesn't even know what an economy is!

a task: a job, a duty, an assignment, an employment
noun

Examples

  • "But of course, if you don't think you're up to the challenge of selling this exclusive product, then."
  • "So you're up to the task?"
  • "Harold : Not up to the challenge?"

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