What does doer mean?

Definitions for doerˈdu ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word doer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. actor, doer, worker(noun)

    a person who acts and gets things done

    "he's a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he's a miracle worker"


  1. doer(Noun)

    Someone who does, performs, or executes; an active person, an agent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Doer

    one who does; one performs or executes; one who is wont and ready to act; an actor; an agent

  2. Doer

    an agent or attorney; a factor

  3. Origin: [From Do, v. t. & i.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Doer

    dōō′ėr, n. one who does anything; one who habitually performs: an agent.

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Anagrams for doer »

  1. dero, EDRO, Oder, redo, rode

  2. Dero

  3. EDRO

  4. Redo


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of doer in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of doer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Updike:

    Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right, or doing it better.

  2. Pat Bell:

    He's not a rude person and (the Bushes) weren't raised to be rude. You have to be civil, he's a thinker and a doer. He doesn't mouth off.

  3. John Updike:

    Creativity is merely a plus name for regular activity . . . any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about dong it right, or better.

  4. Maitri Upanishads:

    As one acts and conducts himself, so does he become. The doer of good becomes good. The doer of evil becomes evil. One becomes virtuous by virtuous action, bad by bad action.

  5. John Sfakianakis:

    He is seen by the top leadership as a doer, whether you think he was right or wrong on the labour reforms, he delivered. Of the group of senior ministers at that time, he was the only one who was delivering.

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