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done

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\ˈdən\

Definition of done

  1. past participle of do


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done

adjective

Definition of done

  1. 1 :  arrived at or brought to an end <one more question and we're done>

  2. 2 :  doomed to failure, defeat, or death

  3. 3 :  gone by :  over <the day of the circus big top is done>

  4. 4 :  physically exhausted

  5. 5 :  cooked sufficiently <check to see if the meat is done>

  6. 6 :  conformable to social convention <not the done thing>

Examples of done in a sentence

  1. Check to see if the meat is done.

  2. Getting a divorce just wasn't done at the time.

14th Century

First Known Use of done

14th century



DONE Defined for English Language Learners


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done

adjective

Definition of done for English Language Learners

  • : cooked completely or enough

  • : socially acceptable or fashionable


DONE Defined for Kids

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done

Definition of done for Students

  1. past participle of do


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done

adjective

Definition of done for Students

  1. 1 —used to say that something has ended <Are you done with the scissors?>

  2. 2 :  cooked completely or enough <The cake is done.>

  3. 3 :  socially acceptable or fashionable <"They say he sat at the foot of the king." "It is simply not done!"… — Kate Di Camillo, The Tale of Despereaux>

done for

  1. :  doomed to failure, punishment, defeat, or death



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