Thesaurus

dough

noun

Synonyms of dough

something (as pieces of stamped metal or printed paper) customarily and legally used as a medium of exchange, a measure of value, or a means of payment
  • didn't have to spend a lot of dough for a new stereo

Synonyms for dough

Words Related to dough

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about dough

Time Traveler for dough

Time Traveler

The first known use of dough was before the 12th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Dough.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dough. Accessed 9 December 2019.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on dough

Dictionary: Definition of dough

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with dough

Spanish Central: Translation of dough

Nglish: Translation of dough for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of dough for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about dough

Comments on dough

What made you want to look up dough? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

contradictory or incongruous words

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Semantic Drift Quiz

  • a twisty river
  • Which of the following was once a synonym for fun?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!