Share this entry

doing
British English: /ˈduːɪŋ/
American English: /ˈduɪŋ/

Translation of doing in German:

present participle

noun

  • 1vbl. n. of do1
  • 2no pl.
    Tun, das
    be [of] somebody's doing
    jemandes Werk sein
    it was not [of] or none of his doing
    er hatte nichts damit zu tun
    that takes a lot of/some doing
    da gehört sehr viel/schon etwas dazu
  • 3in pl.somebody's doings
    (actions) jemandes Tun und Treiben
    the doings
    [colloquial]
    die Dinger [colloquial] (thing with unknown name) das Dings [colloquial]

Definition of doing in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: