do by

Definitions

  • Do you ever play anything by request
    Do you ever play anything by request
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v do by interact in a certain way "Do right by her","Treat him with caution, please","Handle the press reporters gently"
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Quotations

  • Lazarus Long
    Lazarus Long
    “Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy.”
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert%20K.%20Chesterton
    “Education is the period during which you are being instructed by somebody you do not know, about something you do not want to know.”
  • Heraclitus
    Heraclitus
    “If you do not the expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it is not to be reached by search or trail.”
  • Robin G. Collingwood
    Robin G. Collingwood
    “Perfect freedom is reserved for the man who lives by his own work and in that work does what he wants to do.”
  • Czech. Proverb
    Czech. Proverb
    “Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.”
  • John Ruskin
    John%20Ruskin
    “A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it without effort.”

Idioms

Do as you would be done by - Treat and respect others as you would hope to be respected and treated by them.
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Usage

In literature:

You do not mean to conquer the world all by yourself.
"Phineas Finn" by Anthony Trollope
We are of opinion that the nation should do every thing by itself or by agents removable by her.
"History of the Girondists, Volume I" by Alphonse de Lamartine
How rightly do we distinguish men by external appearances rather than by internal qualities!
"Pascal's Pensées" by Blaise Pascal
Do you do the same by this Count whom we send to you.
"The Letters of Cassiodorus" by Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
They began by thinking they could do without it.
"Phineas Redux" by Anthony Trollope
God is worming out His and our adversaries, which He will do by little and little, till they be consumed.
"The Covenants And The Covenanters" by Various
What good do you do yourself by coming here to annoy me?
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
She must do the work for which she is best fitted both by nature and by training.
"Herself" by E. B. Lowry
What do you think you can do by crowding on top of him?
"Other Main-Travelled Roads" by Hamlin Garland
I do not mean by the governments, but by the individuals who compose them.
"The Writings of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
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In poetry:

Spoke real polite
To de folks standing by:
"Would you please do me one kindness.
Fo' I die?"
"The Ballad Of Joe Meek" by Sterling A Brown
My heart was fashioned by thy hand;
My service is thy due:
O make thy servant understand
The duties he must do.
"Psalm 119 part 9" by Isaac Watts
He fell as other thousands do,
Trampled down where they fall,
While on a single name is heap'd
The glory gain'd by all.
"The Record" by Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Canst thou do nought by nature, art,
Or any strength of thine,
Until thy wicked froward heart
Thy Husband shall incline?
"The Believer's Jointure : Chapter II." by Ralph Erskine
Now by this name I stitch and mend,
The daughter of my home,
By this name do I save and spend
And when they call, I come.
"The Name" by Anna Hempstead Branch
By this Name do I ride the air
And dance from star to star,
And I behold all things are fair,
For I see them as they are.
"The Name" by Anna Hempstead Branch

In news:

If "live by the three, die by the three" is the New York Knicks mantra, they're doing plenty of living against the Miami Heat.
Chuck the "to do" list I celebrated my wedding anniversary by doing what I like to do best.
Call it the reverse of the end of the movie "The Candidate" when the Bill McKay character played by Robert Redford wins a bruising election contest, wonders what follows his victory and asks, "What do we do now.
You can do so by selecting your applications to appear in order by Name.
Not content to let over a year of positive momentum be derailed by Hurricane Sandy, Atlantic City is documenting its recovery and welcoming visitors back by launching a new blog called "Can-Do AC.".
Portland, OR (KPTV) — What do you do when confronted by a neighbor armed with a machete.
Some students were timid but now seem excited by having the opportunity to do this Most people also do not realize that bees are more scared of us than we are of them.
NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Young said Sunday that he couldn't see performing in the area devastated by Superstorm Sandy without doing something to help people who were affected by it.
Neil Young said Sunday that he couldn't see performing in the area devastated by Superstorm Sandy without doing something to help people who were affected by it.
NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Young says he couldn't see performing in the area devastated by Superstorm Sandy without doing something to help people who were affected by it.
Now what most of you do not know is that while there, I was mentored by a then, new ESPN anchor by the name of Mike Hill.
Do NOT mistake this recess in bargaining orchestrated by the NHL after the league's third outright walkaway from talks in the last two months as anything other than what it is intended by the.
Do you ever get ground down by your job's never-ending to-do list.
Doing Well by Doing Good.
Businesses can do well by doing good.
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In science:

At the top of the rule the -> class  [0.964] number of training cases covered by the rule is given together with the number of cases that do not belong to the class predicted by the rule.
Meta-Learning for Phonemic Annotation of Corpora
We do not assume familiarity with string theory, and give a self-contained description of the membrane theory here; readers unfamiliar with the somewhat simpler classical bosonic string may wish to look at the texts by Green, Schwarz, and Witten (1987) and by Polchinski (1998) for comparison with the discussion here.
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
We do know however that it is associated with a large quantity of dust, as shown by the IRAS observations or by its strong extinction (Caplan & Deharveng 1986, Ye 1998).
HST study of the LMC compact star forming region N83B
This separation should have the property that final state emissions do not affect the total cross section, i. e. the structure function, and their effect on the final state can be described by Sudakov form factors. A particular scheme was chosen by Ciafaloni, Catani, Fiorani, and Marchesini (the CCFM model) .
A Simple Model for the BFKL-DGLAP Transition in Deep Inelastic Scattering
This we will do by developing a theory for the quantization of relations along the lines described above.
The categorical theory of relations and quantizations
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