Definitions

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  • adj. comparative form of done: more done
  • n. goner; someone who is done for.
  • n. doner kebab

Etymologies

done +‎ -er (Wiktionary)
By ellipsis. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The word doner, comes from the Turkish verb donmek, or to turn, because it is grilled for hours on a spit and cut off in razor-thin slices when the meat is crisp and brown.

    Brudirect News1

  • By artificial insemination and not knowing who the doner is may be a possability … ..

    Think Progress » ThinkFast PM: June 20, 2006

  • All had run small businesses or fast-food stands, in cities across Germany, leading to the killings being dubbed the "doner murders."

    Reuters: Press Release

  • They also found, in the charred motorhome and a house nearby which had also been set ablaze, the two handguns used in the police woman's murder and the so-called "doner murders" that took place between 2000 and 2006.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • The slayings, dubbed the "doner killings" because some of the victims operated stands selling sandwiches known as doner kebabs, took place throughout the country between 2000 and 2006.

    News - latimes.com

  • The newsmagazine Der Spiegel published still images from the video, including of the bloody bodies of several victims of what became known as the doner murders - a reference to the doner kebab stands, where some of the victims, who were foreign-born food vendors, worked.

    The Seattle Times

  • The newsmagazine Der Spiegel published still images from the video, including of the bloody bodies of several victims of what became known as the "doner" murders -- a reference to the fact that some of the victims were foreign-born food vendors who worked at doner kebab stands, which roast meats on rotisseries.

    StarTribune.com rss feed

  • The newsmagazine Der Spiegel published still images from the video, including of the bloody bodies of several victims of what became known as the doner murders - a reference to the fact that some of the victims were foreign-born food vendors who worked at doner kebab stands.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • When asked about the so-called doner robot, an automatic doner cutting machine that was invented in Izmir, Turkey, and recently introduced at Germany's first doner trade fair, Donmez only snubbed.

    Reader - MassLive.com

  • And tacos Árabes and tacos al pastor, descended from shawarma and doner kebabs.

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