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be done

To be finished or have completed something. I hope you're done writing that paper because class starts in three minutes.
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be done with (someone or something)

To be finished with someone or something; to cease being involved or dealing with someone or something. I've been working on this essay for hours now, so I'm just going to write the conclusion and be done with it. That group has been a really negative influence in my life, so I've decided that I'm done with them altogether.
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be done

To have finished something: Are you done with your homework yet? Are they done eating dinner?
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References in classic literature ?
I bind my honour to you that I am done with him in this world.
When I am done let the men of Zodanga have their will with me.
"Let no man move till I am done. A single sword thrust here to-day may plunge Helium into a bitter and bloody war the results of which none can foresee.
Of course, in such an eventuality, I remain to be accounted for; but I outrun my story, and such accounting will be made before I am done.
'I am done with him,' said James (wiping his cane with his cambric handkerchief), and his sword clattered deliciously (I cannot think this was accidental), which made my mother sigh.
Once I am done with my performance in front of the camera and the shooting is over, I am done for the day.
One day, I will decide and say I am done. When that time comes I will like to see 800m being taken to the next level by the fast-rising youngsters who are determined to do their best.'
Ai-Ai delas Alas, asked how she does comedy when she is going through a rough patch: I leave my problems at home and face them when I am done with all my responsibilities.
He wrote how Kelly was wounded in five or six places in the arms and legs and shouted: "I am done, I am done".
I am done with women" - MasterChef's Greg Wallace who broke up with his wife.
To Nessy (accomplice Karl Ness): Sorry mate but I am done with it all.
He added that, "What I said is I am done with politics of seeking for public office.
Corrales said: "When I am done there will not be enough of him to send him back to Cuba."