Definition of do-it-yourself in English:

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do-it-yourself

Pronunciation: /ˌduːɪtjɔːˈsɛlf/

noun& adjective

Full form of DIY. [as noun]: she had real talent for do-it-yourself [as adjective]: a do-it-yourself plutonium bomb

Derivatives

do-it-yourselfer

Pronunciation: /ˌduːɪtjəˈsɛlfə/
noun
Example sentences
  • Even for a novice do-it-yourselfer, installing a mortarless flagstone path is a practically foolproof project.
  • Add to family convenience and fun while increasing the resale value of your home with these attractive and practical brick ideas for the do-it-yourselfer.
  • The installation procedure is about the same as for tile and is well within a do-it-yourselfer's capability.
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