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doing

[ doo-ing ]
/ ˈdu ɪŋ /
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noun

action; performance; execution: Your misfortune is not of my doing.
doings, deeds; proceedings; happenings; events.

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Origin of doing

Middle English word dating back to 1275–1325; see origin at do1, -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for doing

doing
/ (ˈduːɪŋ) /

noun

an action or the performance of an actionwhose doing is this?
informal a beating or castigation
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