done done  /ˈdən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an uproarious party
  2. (n) the syllable naming the first (tonic) note of any major scale in solmization
  3. (n) doctor's degree in osteopathy
  4. (v) engage in
  5. (v) carry out or perform an action
  6. (v) get (something) done
  7. (v) proceed or get along
  8. (v) give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally
  9. (v) carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions
  10. (v) be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity
  11. (v) create or design, often in a certain way
  12. (v) behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself
  13. (v) spend time in prison or in a labor camp
  14. (v) carry on or function
  15. (v) arrange attractively
  16. (v) travel or traverse (a distance)
  17. (adj) having finished or arrived at completion
  18. (adj) cooked until ready to serve

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. According to polling done by Rasmussen released on January 25, Clinton led Obama by 15 points, 43% to 28%.
  2. While they are getting a lot done, they are getting it done in such an inefficient way that they usually have to do it again.
  3. He'd done it, so I clearly remember thinking: it can be done.

News

  1. Wife's Refusal To Quit Smoking Begins To Cloud Her Marriage

    DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been married for eight years. When we married, we both drank and smoked. My husband quit smoking five years ago, and I have continued to smoke off and on. If he catches me with a cigarette it becomes an argument, and it's either I quit or we're done!I love my husband, but I find it difficult to be honest about this. I don't see the big deal if I smoke a cigarette ...
    on June 30, 2013     Source: Dear Abby via Yahoo! News

  2. Beckett done for year

    Beckett done for year
    on June 30, 2013     Source: CBS Sports

  3. RNC chairman Priebus says GOP has done 'lousy' job reaching out to Latinos

    The chairman of the Republican National Committee told a gathering of the nation’s Latino public officials Saturday that the GOP has done a “lousy” job reaching out to their community, but pledged that a new outreach campaign shows “we want to earn your trust, and your vote.”        
    on June 30, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

Quotes

  1. "I hadn't done anything in television since `My So-Called Life,'" Danes said. "Both projects are so extraordinary and since I was last nominated — since I was a kid — television has become incredibly sophisticated and a...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Claire Danes Source: The Associated Press

  2. As he sipped a glass of wine on the Commons terrace, Mr Duncan said: "No one who has done anything in the outside world, or is capable of doing such a thing, will ever come into this place (the Commons) ever again, the way we are going. Basically,...
    on Aug 15, 2009 By: Alan Duncan Source: Mirror.co.uk

  3. "A stinging, tough defeat," Bradley said. "We knew Ghana was a good team and we didn't get the job done."
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Bob Bradley Source: The Associated Press

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