Definitions for do-it-yourselfˈdu ɪ tʃərˈsɛlf, -ɪt yər-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

do-it-your•selfˈdu ɪ tʃərˈsɛlf, -ɪt yər-(adj.)

  1. designed for use by amateurs without special training.

  2. (n.)the practice or hobby of building or repairing things for oneself, usu. in one's own home.

Origin of do-it-yourself:

1950–55

do′-it-your•self′er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. do-it-yourself(adj)

    done by yourself

    "their house was a do-it-yourself project"; "he opened a do-it-yourself store"

Wiktionary

  1. do-it-yourself(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to do it yourself


Translations for do-it-yourself

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

do-it-yourself(adjective)

(of) the art or practice of doing one's own decorating, repairs etc (also DIY )

I've just bought a book on do-it-yourself so I can try to tile the bathroom; a do-it-yourself job.

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