Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk navneord: do

1. do (om begivenhed) an uproarious party


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bash, brawl


Mindre specifikke termerparty

2. do (om kommunikation) the syllable naming the first (tonic) note of any major scale in solmization


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)doh, ut


Mindre specifikke termersolfa syllable

3. DO (om kommunikation) doctor's degree in osteopathy


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Doctor of Osteopathy


Mindre specifikke termerdoctor's degree, doctorate


Engelsk udsagnsord: do

1. do (om adfærd) engage in


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMake love, not war.
Make an effort.
Do research.
Do nothing.
Make revolution.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)make


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mere specifikke termerexaggerate, overdo


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningmake

2. do (om tilvejebringelse) carry out or perform an action


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningJohn did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters.
The skater executed a triple pirouette.
She did a little dance.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)execute, perform


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mere specifikke termerad-lib, appear, blaze away, carry, churn out, click off, conduct, cut, cut corners, declaim, direct, extemporise, extemporize, improvise, improvize, interpret, lead, make, pipe up, practice, practise, premier, premiere, recite, rehearse, render, scamp, serenade, star, stunt

3. do (om adfærd) get (something) done


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI did my job.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)perform


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termeraccomplish, action, carry out, carry through, execute, fulfil, fulfill


Mere specifikke termerdo one's best, give full measure, give one's best, go all out, misdo, overachieve, ply, turn, underachieve, underperform

4. do (om tilstand) proceed or get along


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHow is she doing in her new job?.
How are you making out in graduate school?.
He's come a long way.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come, fare, get along, make out


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s Adjective


Mindre specifikke termergo, proceed

5. do (om tilvejebringelse) give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCause a commotion.
Make a stir.
Cause an accident.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cause, make


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercreate, make


Mere specifikke termeractuate, breed, call forth, determine, effect, effectuate, engender, evoke, facilitate, force, impel, incite, influence, initiate, kick up, make, mold, motivate, move, occasion, pioneer, prompt, propel, provoke, regulate, set up, shape, spawn

6. do (om adfærd) carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPractice law.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)exercise, practice, practise


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mere specifikke termershamanise, shamanize


Kan forårsagedo work, work

7. do (om tilstand) be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA few words would answer.
This car suits my purpose well.
Will $100 do?.
A 'B' grade doesn't suffice to get me into medical school.
Nothing else will serve.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)answer, serve, suffice


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s


Mindre specifikke termerfulfil, fulfill, live up to, satisfy


Mere specifikke termerbridge over, function, go a long way, go around, keep going, measure up, qualify, serve, tide over

8. do (om tilvejebringelse) create or design, often in a certain way


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDo my room in blue.
I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest.


Eksempler på anvendelseDid he do his major works over a short period of time?


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)make


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP


Mindre specifikke termercreate, make


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unmake, undo

9. do (i anatomi) behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningYou should act like an adult.
Don't behave like a fool.
What makes her do this way?.
The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)act, behave


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s Adjective


Mere specifikke termeract, act as, act involuntarily, act reflexively, backslap, bend over backwards, bluster, break down, bungle, dally, dawdle, fall over backwards, follow, footle, freeze, frivol, hugger mugger, jest, joke, loosen up, lose it, make, make, make as if, menace, optimise, optimize, piffle, play, play, presume, puff up, quack, rage, ramp, relax, romanticize, sauce, sentimentalise, sentimentalize, sentimentise, sentimentize, snap, stooge, storm, swagger, swash, swell, toy, trifle, vulgarise, vulgarize, wanton


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningact, act, act as, dissemble, play, pretend

10. do (om tilstand) spend time in prison or in a labor camp


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe did six years for embezzlement.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)serve


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerpass, spend


Mere specifikke termeradmit

11. do (om adfærd) carry on or function


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe could do with a little more help around here.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)manage


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

12. do (i anatomi) arrange attractively


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDress my hair for the wedding.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey do their hair


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arrange, coif, coiffe, coiffure, dress, set


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termergroom, neaten


Mere specifikke termerbob, wave


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningcurry, dress, groom

13. do (om bevægelse) travel or traverse (a distance)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis car does 150 miles per hour.
We did 6 miles on our hike every day.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termergo, locomote, move, travel









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