How are you doing?


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How are you doing?

1. How are things? How's life? Hey, great to see you again! How are you doing?
2. Used to inquire into the state of someone's mental, emotional, or physical health. Miranda, I heard you were sick recently. How are you doing?
3. Used to inquire into the state of someone's progress, as with a project or workload. A: "Hey, Tom. How are you doing with that finance report?" B: "Nearly finished!"
See also: how