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do

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2 a statement of what to do that must be obeyed by those concerned
  • issued a long list of dos and don'ts before we even started the project
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3 a style or arrangement of hair
  • You can tell that the picture was taken in the 1980s from my permed do.
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do

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1 to be fitting or proper
  • That outfit just won't do for the wedding.
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fill the bill (or fit the bill)

2 to be enough
  • Even half of that amount of sugar will do.
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3 to carry through (as a process) to completion
  • Do as much as you can and leave the rest.
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go through

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4 to make more attractive by adding something that is beautiful or becoming
  • We did the living room in French provincial style.
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5 to meet one's day-to-day needs
  • I'm doing just fine
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fend for oneself, make do, make ends meet, make shift

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7 to copy or exaggerate (someone or something) in order to make fun of
  • The laughing partygoers begged their host to do George Bush again.
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8 to move forward along a course
  • How are you doing with the house restoration?
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gain ground

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9 to present a portrayal or performance of
  • He's done Hamlet on the stage many times.
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10 to rob by the use of trickery or threats
  • did them out of their savings with surprising ease
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sell a bill of goods to, take for a ride, take to the cleaners

11 to take place
  • Nothing's ever doing in this boring little town.
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come to pass


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