do something

idiom

: to take some sort of action to help a situation
Don't just stand there: do something!

Examples of do something in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Earlier today, one media analyst suggested that WBD needed to do something to address the fact that the stock has declined 70% since the merger. Peter White, Deadline, 16 July 2024 As a deep reserve wideout, Marshall will need to do something he’s never done before in the NFL: stand out on special teams. Mike Kaye, Charlotte Observer, 15 July 2024 Management needs to own up that China’s not coming back and do something about it. Jim Cramer, CNBC, 14 July 2024 So here’s to Governor Shapiro and the folks in Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and beyond who noticed that their neighbors to the south really would like to do something about the national treasure that is the Chesapeake Bay and seem happy to do their part. Baltimore Sun Editorial Board, Baltimore Sun, 12 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for do something 

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“Do something.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/do%20something. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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