Значение идиомы do with

[do with] {v.} 1. To find enough for one’s needs; manage. – Usually follows “can”.

Some children can do with very little spending money.

Compare: GET ALONG, MAKE DO.

2. To make use of; find useful or helpful. – Follows “can” or “could”.

After a hard day’s work, a man can do with a good, hot meal.

After cleaning out the basement, the boy could do with a bath.


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