Definition of ado noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//əˈduː//
; NAmE NAmE//əˈduː//
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Word Originlate Middle English (originally in the sense ‘action, business’): from northern Middle English at do ‘to do’, from Old Norse at (used to mark an infinitive) and do1.Idioms
without further/more ado
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(old-fashioned) without delaying; immediately We set to work without further ado.
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