Meaning of DONE in English

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 ~ has been completed successfully.

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

ADJ: v-link ADJ


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

As soon as the cake is ~, 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.’



If you say that something is over and ~ 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 ~ with you can have a rest.

PHRASE: v-link PHR, PHR after v

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