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done

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done(
duhn
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (finished)
a. listo
Just one more photo and we're done.Solo una foto más y estamos listos.
b. terminado
Are you done in the bathroom yet?¿Ya has terminado en el baño?
c. acabado
I have to have the job done by the weekend.Tengo que tener el trabajo acabado antes del fin de semana.
2. (culinary)
a. hecho
May I have the steak well done, please?Quiero el filete bien hecho, por favor.
b. cocido
The pasta should be done by now.La pasta ya debería estar cocida.
3. (proper)
a. bien visto
Talking to clients about money during the first meeting is something that's not done.No está bien visto hablar sobre dinero con los clientes en la primera reunión.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(exhausted)
a. agotado
I was done. All I wanted was to get home and put my feet up.Estaba agotado. Lo único que quería era llegar a casa y poner los pies en alto.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
interjection
5. (agreed)
a. hecho
I'll give you $100 for your old record player. - Done!Te doy 100 dólares por tu tocadiscos viejo. - ¡Hecho!
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done [dʌn]
verb:participle:past
adjective
1 (finished) terminado; acabado
the job's done el trabajo está terminado or acabado; it's as good as done eso está hecho; to get done with sth terminar or acabar de hacer algo
I'll do it when I get done with this ironing
why don't you tell him and have done with it? ¿por qué no se lo dices y acabas de una vez?
what's done cannot be undone a lo hecho, pecho
2 (accepted)
it's just not done! ¡eso no se hace!; it's not done to voice your opinions here aquí está mal visto que uno exprese sus opiniones; it's not done to put your elbows on the table poner los codos en la mesa es de mala educación
3 (in exclamations)
done! (agreed) ¡trato hecho!; well done! ¡muy bien!; ¡bravo!
4 (Cookery)
the vegetables are done la verdura está cocida or hecha
is it done yet?
how do you like your steak done? ¿cómo te gusta el filete?; I like my steak well done me gusta el filete muy hecho
5 (exhausted) agotado; hecho polvo (informal)
I'm absolutely done
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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