Meaning of DONE in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ dʌn ]

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.


Done is the past participle of do .


A task or activity that is done has been completed successfully.

When her deal is done, the client emerges with her purchase.

ADJ : v-link ADJ


When something that you are cooking is done , it has been cooked long enough and is ready.

As soon as the cake is done, remove it from the oven.

ADJ : v-link ADJ


You say ‘ Done ’ when you are accepting a deal, arrangement, or bet that someone has offered to make with you. ( SPOKEN )

‘You lead and we’ll look for it.’—‘Done.’

CONVENTION [ formulae ]


If you say that something is over and done with , you mean that it is completely finished and you do not have to think about it any more. ( SPOKEN )

Once this is all over and done with you can have a rest.

PHRASE : v-link PHR , PHR after v

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