that will/should do it

Definition of that will/should do it

  1. 1 —used in informal speech to tell someone that one does not want or need anything more “Would you like anything else?” “No, that'll do it.” ; sometimes shortened to that will/should do That should do, thanks.

  2. 2 —used to say that one has finished doing something or is about to finish doing something. I just have one more letter to sign and that should do it.

Word by Word Definitions

willplay
  1. :  desire, wish

    : used to express desire, choice, willingness, consent, or in negative constructions refusal

    : used to express frequent, customary, or habitual action or natural tendency or disposition

  1. :  desire, wish: such as

    :  disposition, inclination

    :  appetite, passion

  1. :  to order or direct by a will

    :  to dispose of by or as if by a will :  bequeath

    :  to determine by an act of choice

shouldplay
  1. : past tense ofshall

    : used in auxiliary function to express condition

    : used in auxiliary function to express obligation, propriety, or expediency

  1. :  to bring to pass :  carry out

    :  put

    :  perform, execute

  1. :  fuss, ado

    :  deed, duty

    :  a festive get-together :  affair, party

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

  1. : ditto

    : double occupancy


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