doughy adjective \ˈdō-ē\
: not completely baked
: not hard or firm
: pale in color and unhealthy
: resembling dough: as
a : not thoroughly baked <doughy bread>
b : unhealthily pale : pasty <a doughy face>
Examples of DOUGHY
- High humidity can make your loaves turn out doughy.
- <she worried that her husband was very ill when she saw his doughy complexion>
First Known Use of DOUGHY
Related to DOUGHY
- ashen, ashy, blanched, cadaverous, pale, livid, lurid, mealy, paled, pallid, pasty, peaked, wan
- blooming, florid, flush, full-blooded, glowing, red, rosy, rubicund, ruddy, sanguine
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