The flour was doughed with a suitable quantity of water.
An example of dough is the cash in your pocket.
An example of dough is the wheat flour mixture used to make bread.
Other Word Forms
Origin of dough
- Middle English dogh from Old English dāg dheigh- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English dow, dogh, dagh, from Old English dāh, dāg, from Proto-Germanic *daigaz (“dough”), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeygʰ- (“to knead, form, mold”). Cognate with Scots daich, dauch, doach (“dough”), West Frisian daai (“dough”), Dutch deeg (“dough”), Low German Deeg (“dough”), German Teig (“dough”), Danish dej (“dough”), Swedish deg (“dough”), Icelandic deig (“dough”).