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Definition of Do

  • A syllable attached to the first tone of the major diatonic scale for the purpose of solmization, or solfeggio. It is the first of the seven syllables used by the Italians as manes of musical tones, and replaced, for the sake of euphony, the syllable Ut, applied to the note C. In England and America the same syllables are used by many as a scale pattern, while the tones in respect to absolute pitch are named from the first seven letters of the alphabet.
  • To bring about; to produce, as an effect or result; to effect; to achieve.
  • To perform, as an action; to execute; to transact to carry out in action; as, to do a good or a bad act; do our duty; to do what I can.
  • To bring to an end by action; to perform completely; to finish; to accomplish; -- a sense conveyed by the construction, which is that of the past participle done.
  • To make ready for an object, purpose, or use, as food by cooking; to cook completely or sufficiently; as, the meat is done on one side only.
  • To put or bring into a form, state, or condition, especially in the phrases, to do death, to put to death; to slay; to do awayoften do away with), to put away; to remove; to do on, to put on; to don; to do off, to take off, as dress; to doff; to do into, to put into the form of; to translate or transform into, as a text.
  • To cheat; to gull; to overreach.
  • To see or inspect; to explore; as, to do all the points of interest.
  • To cash or to advance money for, as a bill or note.
  • To perform work upon, about, for, or at, by way of caring for, looking after, preparing, cleaning, keeping in order, or the like.
  • To deal with for good and all; to finish up; to undo; to ruin; to do for.
  • To act or behave in any manner; to conduct one's self.
  • To fare; to be, as regards health; as, they asked him how he did; how do you do to-day?
  • To succeed; to avail; to answer the purpose; to serve; as, if no better plan can be found, he will make this do.
  • Ado; bustle; stir; to do.
  • A cheat; a swindle.
  • doctor's degree in osteopathy
  • the syllable naming the first (tonic) note of any major scale in solmization
  • an uproarious party
  • behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself
  • arrange attractively
  • create or design, often in a certain way
  • give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally
  • carry out or perform an action
  • travel or traverse (a distance)
  • carry on or function
  • engage in
  • get (something) done
  • carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions
  • proceed or get along
  • be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity
  • spend time in prison or in a labor camp

How to use do in a sentence. Do pronunciation.

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Does thee love them still?
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How do I know these things?
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Possession's nine points were with me; and here I sat and faced him; and here he stormed, and would do this and should do that; and I went on with my work.
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One thing I do observe, his heart is hard set against Lord Eglington.
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But do thee keep enough of thy inheritance to bring thee safe home again to those who love thee.
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Of course, or you wouldn't be talking the English language-though I've heard they talk it better in Boston than they do in England, and in Chicago they're making new English every day and improving on the patent.
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To step aside is human-' Mr. Claridge, of that Egypt I don't know much more'n would entitle me to say, How d'ye do.
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Let's teach 'em to do things to-day.
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After five years I left, with a bald head at twenty-nine, and a little book of noble thoughts-Tips for the Tired, or Things you can say To-day on what you can do to-morrow.
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We want every land to do as we do; and we want to make 'em do it.
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Then, after a moment: "It'll do-by golly, it'll do!
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Not a bit more costly, and you do some good with it.
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One does the work and another gets paid-that's the way here.
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Achmet is cruel as a tiger to any one that stands in his way; Nahoum, the whale, only opens out to swallow now and then; but when Nahoum does open out, down goes Jonah, and never comes up again.
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What Joseph the Israelite did, thou canst do; for I am no more unjust than was that Rameses whom Joseph served.
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He was too much of a philosopher to seek to do David physical injury-a futile act; for it could do him no good in the end, could not mend his own fortunes; and, merciless as he could be on occasion, he had no love of bloodshed.
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There was work to do in England, work too little done-the memory of the great meeting at Heddington flashed upon him.
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He knew that if again and yet again he were placed in the same position he would do even as he had done-even as he had done with the man Kimber by the Fox and Goose tavern beyond Hamley.
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Examples of Do

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They gave thee sour bread to eat ere thy going, but yet thee didst grind the flour for the baking.
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Some months later the following letter came to David Claridge in Cairo from Faith Claridge in Hamley: David, I write thee from the village and the land of the people which thou didst once love so well.