What does DONE mean?

Definitions for DONEdʌn

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. done, through, through with(p)(adj)

    having finished or arrived at completion

    "certain to make history before he's done"; "it's a done deed"; "after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up"; "almost through with his studies"

  2. done(adj)

    cooked until ready to serve


  1. done(Verb)

    Used in forming the perfective aspect.

    I done did my best to raise y'all.

  2. done(Adjective)

    Ready, fully cooked.

    As soon as the potatoes are done we can sit down and eat.

  3. done(Adjective)

    In a state of having completed or finished an activity.

  4. done(Adjective)

    Being exhausted or fully spent.

    When the water is done we will only be able to go on for a few days.

  5. done(Adjective)

    Without hope or prospect of completion or success.

    He is done, after three falls there is no chance he will be able to finish.

  6. done(Adjective)

    Fashionable, socially acceptable, tasteful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Done

    of Do

  2. Done

    p. p. from Do, and formerly the infinitive

  3. Done

    performed; executed; finished

  4. Done

    it is done or agreed; let it be a match or bargain; -- used elliptically

  5. Done(adj)

    given; executed; issued; made public; -- used chiefly in the clause giving the date of a proclamation or public act

  6. Origin: [Prob. corrupted from OF. don, F. donn, p. p. of OF. doner, F. donner, to give, issue, fr. L. donare to give. See Donate, and cf. Donee.]


  1. Done

    Done is the debut album by 18th Dye, originally released in 1994.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Done

    dun, pa.p. of Do, often with sense of utterly exhausted: so Done up, Done out.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'DONE' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #306

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'DONE' in Written Corpus Frequency: #150

Anagrams for DONE »

  1. node, NODE

  2. endo, Endo

  3. Endo

  4. NODE


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of DONE in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of DONE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marco Rubio:

    It had to be done.

  2. Susan Collins:

    Our job is not done.

  3. Nick Evans:

    It's not the done thing.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    I think he's done a lot.

  5. Aristotle:

    Well begun is half done.

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