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done meaning

EN[dʌn] [dɐn] [-ʌn]
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  • Done may refer to:
  • The past participle of the English verb do

    Definition of done in English Dictionary

  • VerbSUF-one
    1. past participle of do.
      1. I have done my work.
    2. (African American Vernacular, Southern US, auxiliary verb, taking a past tense) Used in forming the perfective aspect; have.
      1. I done did my best to raise y'all.
      2. I woke up and found out she done left.
  • AdjectiveCOMmore doneSUPmost done
    1. (of food) Ready, fully cooked.
      1. As soon as the potatoes are done we can sit down and eat.
    2. In a state of having completed or finished an activity.
      1. He pushed his empty plate away, sighed and pronounced "I am done."
      2. They were done playing and were picking up the toys when he arrived.
    3. Being exhausted or fully spent.
      1. When the water is done we will only be able to go on for a few days.
    4. Without hope or prospect of completion or success.
      1. He is done, after three falls there is no chance he will be able to finish.
    5. Fashionable, socially acceptable, tasteful.
      1. I can't believe he just walked up and spoke to her like that, those kind of things just aren't done!
      2. What is the done thing these days? I can't keep up!
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • To the east the effect of the old buildings looking towards the abbey (see Frontispiece once more) is so fine that little need be done beyond the necessary repair and reharling of these.
      • Intermittent reinflation of the collapsed lung by manual ventilation was done to overcome the desaturation problem with marked improvement of SpO 2 to 100% immediately.
      • "That math test was so hard, nobody could have passed it! I mean, Albert Einstein couldn't have done it! Our professor probably had no idea how to solve those equations! I mean-"
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • Can we quit horsing around and get some work done?
      • He kept plugging away at the work until it was done.
      • If nothing happens when you ask nicely, raise a stink until something gets done.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Irregular verb forms
            • Irregular past participles
            • Participles
              • Past participles
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        1. en donek
        2. en doney
        3. en donee
        4. en doner
        5. en doners
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of done for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "done" is an adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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