Translation of "do" - English-Spanish dictionary
strong /duː/ weak /də/ ( present participle doing, past tense did, past participle done)
A2 used at the end of a sentence to make it into a question
se añade conjugado al final de una frase para convertirla en pregunta
Sarah lives near here, doesn’t she?
B1 used to avoid repeating a verb that has just been used
se usa para evitar repetir el verbo recién empleado
‘I hate that song.’ ‘So do I.’
› used to make the main verb stronger
se usa para añadir énfasis al verbo principal
He does like you – he’s just shy. verb
/duː/ ( present participle doing, past tense did, past participle done)
do the cleaning, cooking, etc.
what do you, does she, etc. do? A1 used to ask what someone’s job is
¿en qué trabajas, trabaja, etc.?
‘What do you do?’ ‘I’m a doctor.’
do badly/well B1 to not succeed, or to succeed
no tener éxito/tener éxito
Sam did very well in his exam.
do your hair, make-up, etc.
do your hair, makeup, etc. › to make your hair, makeup, etc. look nice
peinarse, maquillarse, etc.
I need to do my hair before we go out.
be/have to do with something
have to do with something
do someone good › to have a good effect on someone
venirle bien a alguien
A holiday would do you good.
could do with someone/something → Phrasal verbs do something up , do with something , do without (someone/something) › to need or want someone or something
tener necesidad o ganas de alguien/algo
I could do with a few days off work. noun [C] /duː/ ( plural dos)
dos and don’ts
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(Definition of do from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
do verb /duː/ ( 3rd person singular present tense does /daz/, past tense did /did/, past participle done /dan/, negative short forms don’t /dount/, doesn’t /ˈdaznt/, didn’t /ˈdidnt/)
› to act or behave
hacer, comportarse, actuar
Why don’t you do as we do? › to see everything and visit everything in
They tried to do London in four days. doer noun › a person who does something
persona emprendedora/dinámica; malvado (evildoer)
an evildoer a doer of good deeds. doings noun plural › the things which a person does
obras, hechos, acciones
He tells me about all your doings. done /dan/ adjective do-it-yourself noun to-do I/he etc could be doing with / could do with › it would be better if I, he etc had or did (something)
I could do with a cup of coffee. do away with phrasal verb › to get rid of
abolir, suprimir, eliminar, acabar con
They did away with uniforms at that school years ago. do for phrasal verb done for adjective done in adjective do out phrasal verb do out of phrasal verb do’s and don’ts /dounts/ do without phrasal verb to do with
› (with have) to have dealings with
I never had anything to do with the neighbours.
› (with have) to be connected with
tener que ver con
Has this decision anything to do with what I said yesterday? › (with beor have) to be about or concerned with
This letter is/has to do with Bill’s plans for the summer. › (with have) to be the concern of
tener que ver con
I’m sorry, but that question has nothing to do with me What has that (got) to do with him? what are you etc doing with › why or how have you etc got
qué estás etc haciendo con
What are you doing with my umbrella? › what action are you etc taking about
qué haces etc con
What are they doing with the children during the day if they’re both working?
Translations of “do”
||(어떤 행위를) 하다, (운동이나 활동을) 하다, (만드는 일을) 하다…
||يَعْمَل, يَقوم بِعَمَل, يُحَضِّر…
||tidak, ada, datang…
||Je pensais qu’elle ne viendrait pas, mais elle est venue quand même, ”do” s’emploie avec le verbe principal après les mots suivants“seldom”…
||делать, работать, готовить…
|in Chinese (Traditional)
||打掃／整理, 打掃，清潔, 整理…
||fare, andare, cavarsela…
||icra etmek, etmek, yapmak…
||robić, jechać, pędzić…
||trợ động từ, nhấn mạnh hành động, trả lời ngắn…
||fazer, ir, estar…
||กริยาช่วยสำหรับประโยคคำถามและปฏิเสธ, ใช้เน้น, ใช้ย่อความที่มาข้างหน้า…
||Hilfsverb in Fragen und bei Verneinung, Hilfsverb zur Betonung, statt Wiederholung des Verbs…
||fer, s’utilitza per a preguntar com li va a algú, estudiar…
||（行動）をする, （活動）を行う, ～を作る…
|in Chinese (Simplified)
||打扫／整理, 打扫，清洁, 整理…
||kata bantu, benar-benar, melakukan…