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Synonyms of doing in English:


  • 1 the doing of the act constitutes the offence
  • 2 he gave a brief account of his doings in Paris
    (doings) performance, behaviour, conduct;
    informal caper
  • 3 it would take some doing to diffuse the situation
    effort, exertion, work, hard work, application, labour, toil, struggle, strain;
    informal elbow grease
    literary travail
  • 4 (doings) British informal he looked into the drawer where he kept the doings
    thing, whatever it is (called)
    British informal doobry, doodah, gubbins
    North American informal doodad, doohickey, doojigger, dingus, hootenanny
    Australian/New Zealand informal thingo
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