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Definition

[n] doctor's degree in osteopathy
[n] the syllable naming the first (tonic) note of any major scale in solmization
[n] an uproarious party
[v] behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself; "You should act like an adult"; "Don't behave like a fool"; "What makes her do this way?"; "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"
[v] arrange attractively; "dress my hair for the wedding"
[v] create or design, often in a certain way; "Do my room in blue"; "I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest"
[v] give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally; "cause a commotion"; "make a stir"; "cause an accident"
[v] to act or perform an action; "John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters"
[v] travel or traverse (a distance) "This car does 150 miles per hour"; "We did 6 miles on our hike every day"
[v] carry on or manage; "We could do with a little more help around here"
[v] engage in; "make love, not war"; "make an effort"; "do research"; "do nothing"; "make revolution"
[v] get (something) done; "I did my job"
[v] carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions; "practice law"
[v] proceed or get along; "How is she doing in her new job?"; "How are you making out in graduate school?"; "He's come a long way"
[v] be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity; "A few words would answer"; "This car suits my purpose well"; "Will $100 do?"; "A"B" grade doesn't suffice to get me into medical school"; "Nothing else will serve"
[v] spend time in prison or in a labor camp; "He did six years for embezzlement"

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undo, unmake