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Don’t give up the day job

Idiom
Don’t give up the day job
Meaning
Don’t give up the day job: is a phrase to tell someone when they’re not very good at something and they cannot do it professionally.
Usually it’s a humorous way of telling someone not to pursue something fulltime as they are not very good at it.
Origin

Don’t give up the day jobThe origin of this phrase is unclear.

Examples
    • - “So, what did you think of my singing?” “Er, don’t give up the day job!”

    • - Trying to get more money for this project is a tough nut to crack!

    • - I watched you acting today. My advice is don’t give up your day job.

    • - I’ve read your writing. I don’t think you should give up you day job to become a writer.

    • - If I were you, I wouldn’t give up the day job; you’re never going to be a dancer.

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