Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having the consistency or appearance of dough.

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  • adj. having the characteristics of dough especially in appearance or consistency: as

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Like dough; soft and heavy; pasty; crude; flabby and pale.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Like dough; flabby and pallid; yielding to pressure; impressible.
  • Not thoroughly baked, as bread; consisting in part of unbaked dough; half-baked.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having the consistency of dough because of insufficient leavening or improper cooking

Etymologies

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Examples

  • A doughnut measures of only 0.7 on the Mohs hardness scale: Obviously it should be reclassified as a doughy squishoid.

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  • Probably Ann would call her doughy if she saw a picture of Dolly from that period.

    "I would rather be a cartoon than a genius!"

  • Down at the bottom we see some groups that are pretty well known as doughy-soft around the front of their own net, like Carolina, and Los Angeles, which are basically providing red-carpet treatment to opposing forwards.

    Kuklas Korner

  • Bake until the edges just begin to color, 9 to 11 minutes (The centers will be very soft, but as long as they don't look shiney and "doughy" in the center, THEY'RE READY!).

    Roasted Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

  • Bake until the edges just begin to color, 9 to 11 minutes (The centers will be very soft, but as long as they don't look shiney and "doughy" in the center, THEY'RE READY!). comments

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  • Child doesn't urinate for eight to 12 hours Child doesn't drink Child loses fluids through vomiting or diarrhea Child has sunken eyes or "doughy" skin that doesn't return to normal when pinched Child is not behaving normally, is unusually lethargic or irritable CoughsA cough that appears only at night, especially if it sounds like barking, could be a sign of croup.

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  • Eighteen-year-old Canadian singer Avril Lavigne, on mispronouncing veteran rock star David Bowie's name (it rhymes with "doughy," not "Howie") while announcing the Grammy nominees for best male rock vocal performance

    Perspectives

  • They tend to be "doughy" and hang low to the ground.

    TRex, unethical, but at least ashamed (or scared).

  • Some may think it's too "doughy" but I thought their crust just fine.

    Mr. G's

  • Frankly, in using the word "doughy" it may be irrebuttably presumed that you mean "fat."

    Is Kevin Drum a Clinton sycophant?

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