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doing

noun do·ing \ˈdü-iŋ\

: the act of making something happen through your own action

doings : things that someone does : things that happen

Full Definition of DOING

1
:  the act of performing or executing :  action <that will take a great deal of doing>
2
plural
a :  things that are done or that occur :  goings-on <everyday doings>
b :  social activities
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Examples of DOING

  1. It's the doing of the good deed that is important, not the thanks you receive.
  2. <is that mess in the kitchen your doing?>

First Known Use of DOING

14th century

Rhymes with DOING

DOINGS Defined for Kids

doing

noun do·ing \ˈdü-iŋ\

Definition of DOING for Kids

1
:  the act of performing :  action <It will take some doing to beat us.>
2
doings plural :  things that are done or that go on <He asked about all the doings back home.>

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