Picasso would have done fine resting on the laurels that he won in 1909.
It was done after we had received a binding legal opinion from Justice and approval from the White House to proceed.
But, as it stands right now, this season of Top Chef has done nothing but sour me on a show I once loved.
As with his famous namesake before him, this would be a Grand Tour, but one done by car.
To me it is astounding that Philomena still has her strong religious belief even after everything that was done to her.
And when I find that which people tell me cannot be done, that I do--at once.
Now, Mr. Bines, I like him and I dare say you've done the best thing for him, unusual as it was.
With a little industry and perseverance wonders might be done in this country.
We have not had an opportunity of hearing of Mr. Barlee, or what he has done since he was in Adelaide.
He has done me once or twice, you see; and so I try to take it out of him.
past participle of do; from Old English past participle gedon (a vestige of the prefix is in ado). U.S. Southern use of done in phrases like "he done gone to the store" is attested from 1827, according to OED: "a perfective auxiliary or with adverbial force in the sense 'already; completely.' " Meaning "finished" is early 15c. Slang done for "doomed" is from 1842.
Middle English do, first person singular of Old English don "make, act, perform, cause; to put, to place," from West Germanic *don (cf. Old Saxon duan, Old Frisian dua, Dutch doen, Old High German tuon, German tun), from PIE root *dhe- "to put, place, do, make" (see factitious).
Use as an auxiliary began in Middle English. Periphrastic form in negative sentences ("They did not think") replaced the Old English negative particles ("Hie ne wendon"). Slang meaning "to do the sex act with or to" is from 1913. Expression do or die is attested from 1620s. Cf. does, did, done.
A woman who is not a virgin: Once they find out I have kids, they think of me as used goods (1910+)