doing

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
hold back from doing something abstain , refrain
condition of doing something action
regulation establishing the maximum age for doing something or holding some position age limit
appropriate conduct; doing the right thing appropriateness , rightness
awake and doing astir
young foreigner who lives with a family in return for doing light housework au pair
avoid doing balk , eschew , shrink
animal such as a donkey or ox or elephant used for transporting loads or doing other heavy work beast of burden , jument
doing good; feeling beneficent beneficence
special way of doing something bent , hang , knack
pause from doing something (as work) break , recess , respite , time out
tax write-off for expenses of doing business business deduction
act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it carrying into action , carrying out , execution , performance
(law) a judicial remedy issued in order to prohibit a party from doing or continuing to do a certain activity cease and desist order , enjoining , enjoinment , injunction
writ issued by a court of law requiring a person to do something or to refrain from doing something court order
superficially, person doing something dabbler , dilettante
put off doing defer , procrastinate
feeling of disliking something or what someone is doing disapproval
bee fertilizing queen but doing no work drone
defense that claims the defendant would not have broken the law if not tricked into doing it by law enforcement officials entrapment
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