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doer

[doo-er] /ˈdu ər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that does something, especially a person who gets things done with vigor and efficiency.
2.
a person characterized by action, as distinguished from one given to contemplation.
3.
Australian. an amusing or eccentric person; character.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English. See do1, -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for doers

doer

/ˈduːə/
noun
1.
a person or thing that does something or acts in a specified manner: a doer of good
2.
an active or energetic person
3.
a thriving animal, esp a horse
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Word Origin and History for doers

doer

n.

c.1300, agent noun from do.

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Slang definitions & phrases for doers

doer

noun

A person who commits a crime; perp: Police talked about having captured most of the ''doers'' in the bombing (1990s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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