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do–it–yourself

noun, often attributive

Definition of do–it–yourself

  1. :  the activity of doing or making something (as in woodworking or home repair) without professional training or assistance; broadly :  an activity in which one does something oneself or on one's own initiative

do–it–yourselfer

noun


1952

First Known Use of do–it–yourself

1952

Rhymes with do–it–yourself


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