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doing

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something done by someone
  • is that mess in the kitchen your doing?

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doing

verb
present participle of do

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1 to be fitting or proper
  • that outfit just won't do for the opera

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2 to be enough
  • even half of that amount of sugar will do

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9 to present a portrayal or performance of
  • she's done Eliza Doolittle on the stage so many times that she can probably play the flower girl in her sleep

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The first known use of doing was in the 14th century

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“Doing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/doing. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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