doit

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noun \ˈdȯit\
variants: or less commonly

\ˈdȯit, ˈdīt\

Definition of doit

  1. 1 :  an old Dutch coin equal to about 18 stiver

  2. 2 :  trifle 1

Origin and Etymology of doit

Dutch duit; akin to Old Norse thveiti small coin, thveita to hew


First Known Use: 1592

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