do nicely

Definition of do nicely

:to be suitable for a purpose
  • "I only have this screwdriver." "Thanks. It will do nicely."

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

nice play nicely
  1. : wanton, dissolute

  2. : coy, reticent

  3. : showing fastidious or finicky tastes : particular


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