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be to do with

Definition of be to do with

chiefly British

  1. 1 :  to relate to (something) :  to be about (something) <The problem is to do with fishing rights.>

  2. 2 :  to relate to or involve (someone) <That's your problem: It's nothing to do with me!>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to bring to pass :  carry out

    :  put

    :  perform, execute

  1. :  fuss, ado

    :  deed, duty

    :  a festive get-together :  affair, party

  1. :  the first tone of the diatonic scale in solmization

  1. : ditto

    : double occupancy


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