do in meaning


    Definition of do in in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFto do inSGdoes inPRdoing inPTdid inPPdone in
    1. VT IDI To kill or end.
      1. By the eighth mile, I was sure that finishing the 10-mile hike would do me in.
      2. We very nearly did in an entire keg of beer that weekend.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • They are asking us to nail Jell-O to a tree if they insist on having everything done in three days.
      • Spreads on bond yields in a common currency today comove across emerging markets to a much higher degree than they did in the past.
      • We need to reflect more toughmindedly than Sandel does (and more toughmindedly than I have done in some of my writings on citizenship) on the utopian character of a civic-republican regime.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Phrases
      • Phrasal verbs
        • Phrasal verbs with particle (in)
      • Verbs
        • Phrasal verbs
          • Phrasal verbs with particle (in)
          • Transitive verbs

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en doin
        2. en go in
        3. en do it
        4. en Dojin
        5. en dob in
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of do in for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this idiom "do in" is a phrase, more specifically, a phrasal verb. It's also a verb, more specifically, a phrasal verb and a transitive verb.
        Definiteness: Level 1
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