Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
to perform an action
to complete an action or activity, especially a complicated one
to do something in an organized way. In ordinary speech it is more usual to say that someone carries something out
used with some nouns for showing that someone performs the action referred to by the noun
to follow a course of activity
to have a particular job or purpose
to do something that you normally do in your usual way
to do all the things that you normally do
to perform a particular action or series of actions
to do a particular piece of work, research etc
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
a large silver cup or similar object given as a prize to the winner of a competition, especially...
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of to do something from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.