AskDefine | Define doit

User Contributed Dictionary

see do it

English

Etymology

From Middle Low German doyt, cognate with Middle Dutch duit.

Pronunciation

/dɔɪt/

Noun

  1. A small Dutch coin, equivalent to one-eighth of a stiver.
  2. A small amount; a bit, a jot.
    • 1819: “Speak out, ye Saxon dogs — what bid ye for your worthless lives? — How say you, you of Rotherwood?” “Not a doit I,” answered poor Wamba. — Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

French

Pronunciation

Homophones

Verb

doit
  1. third person singular of devoir, must
    Il doit aller en France un jou
    He must go to France one day
  2. third person singular of devoir, owes
    On me doit 3 euros
    I am owed three euros
Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1