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did for

phrase
past tense of do for, chiefly British

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1 to attend to the needs and comforts of
  • I trust him to do for my kids while I am at work.

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2 to deprive of life
  • The long journey on foot nearly did for her.

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“Did for.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/did%20for. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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