Simple Definition of dough
: a mixture of flour, water, and other ingredients that is baked to make bread, cookies, etc.
Examples of dough in a sentence
I don't have much dough.
<didn't have to spend a lot of dough for a new stereo>
Origin and Etymology of dough
Middle English dogh, from Old English dāg; akin to Old High German teic dough, Latin fingere to shape, Greek teichos wall
First Known Use: before 12th century
Rhymes with dough
beau, blow, bow, bro, Chou, crow, do, doe, floe, flow, foe, fro, froe, glow, go, grow, ho, hoe, jo, Jo, joe, know, lo, low, mho, mot, mow, no, No, O, oh, owe, Poe, pow, pro, rho, roe, row, Rowe, schmo, sew, show, sloe, slow, snow, so, sow, stow, Stowe, strow, though, throe, throw, toe, tow, trow, whoa, woe, yo
DOUGH Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up dough? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).