often attributive

Examples of DIY in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For the holiday, the proud mom arranged a vibrant Easter set up with a special kid's table stocked with coloring supplies and arts and crafts for the children to fashion DIY bunny ears. Jordan Greene, Peoplemag, 1 Apr. 2024 There are also several DIY fruit wash recipes on the web, with one of the most common being a mixture of water and distilled vinegar. Katlyn Moncada, Better Homes & Gardens, 1 Apr. 2024 All proceeds go to defray the costs of producing the upcoming 12th iteration of the DIY event (3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, April 7. Aaron Davis, Sacramento Bee, 31 Mar. 2024 Or make your own DIY mixture by melting down one-two tablespoons of coconut oil, three drops of lavender oil, and one cup of water. Jenn Barthole, Glamour, 29 Mar. 2024 The collective also hopes to create DIY upcycling kits to sell, which upcyclers at home would use while following Other Lives YouTube tutorials. Dakota Kim, Los Angeles Times, 28 Mar. 2024 Moreover, Home Depot may be looking to get a hold of its declining sales, which skyrocketed during the pandemic as consumers looked to stay busy with DIY at home projects. Francisco Velasquez, Quartz, 28 Mar. 2024 Home Depot’s push for pro customers comes as its DIY customers have slowed their spending. Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN, 28 Mar. 2024 The main ingredient in this DIY perfume was vanilla extract. Kimberly Wilson, Essence, 27 Mar. 2024

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Word History

First Known Use

1955, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of DIY was in 1955

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Cite this Entry

“DIY.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/DIY. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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