DOE

Definitions

  • "'Does Miss Everard live here?' he inquired."
    "'Does Miss Everard live here?' he inquired."
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n doe mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'
    • n DOE the federal department responsible for maintaining a national energy policy of the United States; created in 1977
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Additional illustrations & photos:

The Blind Doe The Blind Doe
Striking Them Down As a Mason Does--2-29-204 Striking Them Down As a Mason Does--2-29-204
HOW DOES MY LADY'S GARDEN GROW HOW DOES MY LADY'S GARDEN GROW
What Does Hurd Take Me Fur, a Damned Jeweler What Does Hurd Take Me Fur, a Damned Jeweler
"HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO GO IN?" "HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO GO IN?"
It Does Not Take Opera Music to Get People To Heaven 027 It Does Not Take Opera Music to Get People To Heaven 027
Does the ball come to me now Does the ball come to me now
WHEN A MAN DOES NOT LOOK HIS BEST.'—No. 4 WHEN A MAN DOES NOT LOOK HIS BEST.'—No. 4

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: People that smoke have 10 times as many wrinkles as a person that does not smoke
    • n Doe A feat. Obs See Do n.
    • n Doe (Zoöl) A female deer or antelope; specifically, the female of the fallow deer, of which the male is called a buck. Also applied to the female of other animals, as the rabbit. See the Note under Buck.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Dry ice does not melt, it evaporates.
    • n doe The female of the deer (the feminine corresponding to buck) and of most antelopes.
    • n doe The female of the hare or rabbit.
    • n doe An obsolete spelling of do.
    • n doe The wooden ball used in the game of shinty. Also called knowt.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Greenland has more ice on it than Iceland does. In fact, Iceland has more grass and trees than Greenland does.
    • n Doe John Doe and Richard Roe, names of an imaginary plaintiff and opponent in the old legal action for ejectment, and proverbial term for a legal action.
    • n Doe the female of the fallow-deer or buck
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Quotations

  • Edwin Hubbel Chapin
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    “Tribulation will not hurt you, unless as it too often does; it hardens you and makes you sour, narrow and skeptical.”
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
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    “Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.”
  • Jeanne Moreau
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    “Age does not protect you from love but love to some extent protects you from age.”
  • Carlos Pena Romulo
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    “Age does not matter if the matter does not age.”
  • William Shakespeare
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    “Macduff: What three things does drink especially provoke? Porter: Marry, sir, nose-painting, sleep, and urine.”
  • Bob Dylan
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    “I like America, just as everybody else does. I love America, I gotta say that. But America will be judged.”

Idioms

Does a one-legged duck swim in circles? - (USA) (US Southern) This is a response given to an unnecessary question for which the obvious answer is yes. Example: If you were to ask an Olympic archer whether she could put an arrow in an apple at ten yards, she could answer: "Does a one-legged duck swim in circles?"('Do one-legged ducks swim in circles?' is also used.)
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Easy does it - 'Easy does it' is used to advise someone to approach a task carefully and slowly, especially in spoken English.
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Jane Doe - Jane Doe is a name given to an unidentified female who may be party to legal proceedings, or to an unidentified person in hospital, or dead. John Doe is the male equivalent.
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John Doe - John Doe is a name given to an unidentified male who may be party to legal proceedings, or to an unidentified person in hospital, or dead. Jane Doe is the female equivalent.
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One swallow does not make a summer - This means that one good or positive event does not mean that everything is all right.
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The apple does not fall far from the tree - Offspring grow up to be like their parents.
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Time does sail - This idioms means that time passes by unnoticed.
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What does that have to do with the price of tea in China? - This idiom is often used when someone says something irrelevant to the topic being discussed.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. ,; cf. Dan. daa, daa-,dyr, deer, and perh. L. dama,. √66
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. ; Dan. daa, a deer.

Usage

In literature:

Mr. Houghton does not ride much, but he hunts a great deal.
"Is He Popenjoy?" by Anthony Trollope
Does the pail move a greater or less distance than your hand, or does it move the same distance?
"Common Science" by Carleton W. Washburne
Whoever does that imitates the hunted ostrich, who does not escape his doom by hiding his head.
"Flowers of Freethought" by George W. Foote
Superstition does not invent social laws; it merely throws around them the glamor of a supernatural authority.
"Flowers of Freethought" by George W. Foote
It does not know that it knows, or how it knows, while man does.
"Ways of Nature" by John Burroughs
He is a Christian who does these works; he who does not is none.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
What difference does it make to me whether your Yorkshire louts hate me or like me?
"Shirley" by Charlotte Brontë
But he does not make his hate a life-long one, as the fourth type does.
"How to Analyze People on Sight" by Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict
It was a fairly large house in Headford; but Headford does not contain many large houses.
"The Landleaguers" by Anthony Trollope
On the other hand, the truth does not so glitter, because it does not make itself plain to reason.
"Epistle Sermons, Vol. III" by Martin Luther
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In poetry:

The person who risks nothing
Does nothing
Has nothing
Is nothing
"Risk" by Anonymous British
Parting
Has no hue
And yet
Does it run within our hearts,
This sorrow.
"Parting" by Ki no Tsurayuki
Isaac.
And doe ye thinke I would,
Goe with you though I could,
Before I knew my fathers mind?
"A Tragedie of Abrahams Sacrifice" by Arthur Golding
Preeminently merciful,
Does not thy spirit long
To guard from inhumanity
The weak against the strong?
"Before A Statue Of Buddha" by John Lawson Stoddard
Then why are Thor and Wotan
To dread forces still?
Why does my heart go questing
For Pan beyond the hill?
"The Cross-Current" by Abbie Farwell Brown
The Englishman gives the gypsy
a glass of tepid milk
and a shot of Holland gin
which Precosia does not drink.
"The Gypsy And The Wind" by Federico Garcia Lorca

In news:

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Not only does world famous chef Gordon Ramsay have dwarf look-a-like that does porn , but he was also killed and found partially eaten by badgers.
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This handheld video game does not accept cartridges like a Game Boy does, but it comes with 35 hard-wired games.
Kim Kardashian does not have a fan in singer Michael Bublé, nor does she in the hair removal company Radiant.
Does spirit reside in the places that we visit or pass through or does spirit reside within us … or are both true.
Does Ritalin Reduce Crime or Does it Help Criminals Avoid Getting Caught.
Where does Mathieu Amalric from 'Quantum of Solace' rank among the Top 10 James Bond Villains -- or does he.
When Bob Payne does something, he does it big.
It does all the things I can't stand in bad movies, and does them in a good one.
Sponsors needed for food service program Just as learning does not end when school lets out, neither does the need for good nutrition.
While the two-day event does determine the top teams in the region, it does not serve as a qualifier for the state championships.
Upon his death, does the house become mine, or does half of it go to his estate.
"Science" does adapt to new information and changes its text books every five to 10 years because new evidence does not always support their theory.
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In science:

Similarly we say that C/B does not α-fork over A ⊆ B if ¯c ⊆ C ⇒ tp(C, B ) does not α-fork over it.
Classification theory for theories with NIP - a modest beginning
The Weyl group 2m ˜Bn contains all permutations with any number of sign changes, and with translations of coordinates by multiples of 2m such that the total translation is a multiple of 4m (since ˜Bn does not have 2ei as a root and thus does not have ei as a coroot).
Random Walk in an Alcove of an Affine Weyl Group, and Non-Colliding Random Walks on an Interval
This result does not depend on the shape of the surface (in particular, S does not have to be flat), but other moments of the probability distribution for Nint , such as its width, do.
Statistical geometry of random weave states
Now this algebra is non-zero and does not contain number operators (see below), so neither does B .
Number Operator Algebras
LB does but, in turn, does not involve the shift vectors N a (x).
Gravity in Dynamically Generated Dimensions
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