Translation of "do" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk /duː/ us past tense did, past participle done

A1 to perform an action or job

делать, работать
What are you doing this weekend?
What does she do? (= What is her job?)
MAKE [ T ]

A2 to make or prepare something

делать, готовить
Our printer only does black and white copies.
Max's Cafe does great sandwiches.
do badly/well, etc

B1 to be unsuccessful/successful, etc

успешно/плохо и т. д. справляться с чем-либо
Sam did very well UK in her exams/ US on her exams.
do biology/French/history, etc UK

A1 to study biology/French/history, etc

изучать биологию/французский/историю и т. д.
do your hair/make-up, etc

B1 to make your hair/make-up, etc look nice

делать прическу/макияж и т. д.
do sb good

B2 to have a good effect on someone

приносить пользу, оказывать благотворное влияние
A holiday would do you good.
do damage/harm, etc

B2 to cause damage/harm, etc

приносить ущерб/вред и т. д.
Luckily the fire didn't do much damage.
will do

will be satisfactory

годиться, быть подходящим
You don't have to pay now, next week will do.

to travel at a particular speed

ехать с определенной скоростью
For most of the journey we were doing 70 miles an hour.

(Translation of “do verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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