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- (UK) IPA(key): /dʌn/, [dɐn]
- (US) IPA(key): /dʌn/
Audio (CA) (file)
- Rhymes: -ʌn
- Homophones: dun, Donn, Donne, Dunn, Dunne
- (of food) Ready, fully cooked.
- As soon as the potatoes are done we can sit down and eat.
- In a state of having completed or finished an activity.
- He pushed his empty plate away, sighed and pronounced "I am done."
- They were done playing and were picking up the toys when he arrived.
- Being exhausted or fully spent.
- When the water is done we will only be able to go on for a few days.
- Without hope or prospect of completion or success.
- He is done, after three falls there is no chance he will be able to finish.
- Fashionable, socially acceptable, tasteful.
- I can't believe he just walked up and spoke to her like that, those kind of things just aren't done!
- What is the done thing these days? I can't keep up!
(of food) ready, fully cooked
In a state of having completed or finished an activity
being exhausted or fully spent
without hope or prospect of completion or success
- past participle of
- I have done my work.
- (African American Vernacular, Southern American English, auxiliary verb, taking a past tense) Used in forming the perfective aspect.
- I done did my best to raise y'all.
- First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of donar.
- Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of donar.
- Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of donar.
- plural form of