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do for

transitive verb

  • 2 [informal] (destroy)do for somebody
    jemanden fertig machen od. schaffen [informal]
    do for something
    etwas kaputtmachen [informal]
    be done for (exhausted)
    fix und fertig od. ganz geschafft sein [informal]
    if we don't do better next time we're done for
    wenn wir das nächste Mal nicht besser sind, sind wir erledigt
  • 3 (British English) [informal] (keep house for)do for somebody
    für jemanden sorgen
    für od. bei jemandem putzen
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