do as one is told

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of do as one is told

:to do what someone tells one to do
  • Shut up and do as you're told!

Word by Word Definitions

do play
  1. : to bring to pass : carry out

  2. : put

  3. : perform, execute

  1. : fuss, ado

  2. : deed, duty

  3. : a festive get-together : affair, party

  1. : the first tone of the major scale in solfège

told
  1. : past tense and past participle of tell


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