doo

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See also: DOO, dôo, dóó, and -dóó

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

doo

  1. (childish) feces
    Synonyms: BM, doo-doo, doody, poo, poo-poo, poop

Interjection[edit]

doo

  1. (music) Used as a scat word in song lyrics.
    • 1995, Phil Farrand, The Nitpicker's Guide for Next Generation Trekkers: Volume 2
      (Ever feel like you've just entered... The Twilight Zone? Doo, doo, doo, doo, doo, doo....)
    • 2006, Steve Taylor, A to X of Alternative Music (page 272)
      [] the bloke who sang about coloured girls going 'doo de doo de doo doo d'de doo de doo de doo' had once had this thing with the guy who produced the debut albums by the Stooges and Patti Smith.

Related terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Aiwoo[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

doo

  1. (interrogative) what
  2. (interrogative) how

References[edit]


Gooniyandi[edit]

Noun[edit]

doo

  1. cave

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish dub, from Proto-Celtic *dubus (black), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewbʰ- (black).

Adjective[edit]

doo

  1. black
  2. inky
    Synonym: dooagh

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

doo m (genitive singular doo, plural dooghyn)

  1. ink

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

doo

  1. to ink

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
doo ghoo noo
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Navajo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

doo

  1. Part of the negative correlative:
    doo ... da
    doo yáʼátʼééh dait is not good
  2. With a nominalizer, forms a negative noun phrase:
    doo yáʼátʼéehiithat which isn’t good
    doo naalnishiithe one who isn’t working
    doo bénáshniihígííthat which I don’t remember
  3. With a verb + -góó, forms a negative conditional:
    Doo naashnishgóó níká adeeshwoł.If I’m not working, I’ll help you.

Derived terms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

doo

  1. Abbreviation of dooleeł (it will be).
  2. When paired with ńtʼééʼ, forms a conditional:
    Dine bizaad bóhooshʼaah doo ńtʼééʼ.I should have studied Navajo
    Éí nizhóní doo ńtʼééʼ.That would have been nice; that could have been nice.

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb 1[edit]

doo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of doer

Verb 2[edit]

doo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of doar

Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Assamese দা (da, a big knife)

Noun[edit]

doo

  1. knife

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English *dūfe (compare woman's given name Dūfe); akin to Old High German tūba (dove, pigeon), Icelandic dúfa (dove, pigeon), Dúfa (woman's first name)), Danish dove, pigeon, Norwegian Bokmål due (dove, pigeon), Norwegian Nynorsk due (dove, pigeon) and Swedish duva (dove, pigeon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

doo (plural doos)

  1. dove, pigeon (bird of the dove and pigeon family: Columbidae)

Derived terms[edit]


Solon[edit]

Noun[edit]

doo

  1. song

References[edit]

  • Bayarma Khabtagaeva, Dagur Elements in Solon Evenki, 2012.