- deeds, actions or events
- Brit NZ informal anything of which the name is not known, or euphemistically left unsaid, etc: have you got the doings for starting the car?
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doings /ˈduːɪŋz/ pl n
do•ing /ˈduɪŋ/USA pronunciation n.WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
something done:[uncountable]It must have taken a lot of doing to get this finished on time.
- doings, [plural] deeds;
events:There were big doings at the mall last week.
do•ing (do̅o̅′ing),USA pronunciation n.
execution:Your misfortune is not of my doing.
- doings, deeds;
- 1275–1325; Middle English; see do1, -ing1
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