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done

adjective

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1 brought or having come to an end
  • the demanding job was finally done

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2 depleted in strength, energy, or freshness
  • after bicycling 30 miles we were completely done

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3 facing certain defeat, disaster, or death
  • at this point retailing in the city's downtown is done

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4 no longer existing
  • the day of the small independent grocer is done

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done

verb
past participle of do

Synonyms & Antonyms of done (Entry 2 of 2)

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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5 to meet one's day-to-day needs
  • I'm doing just fine

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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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12 to take place
  • nothing's ever doing in this boring little town

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

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“Done.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/done. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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