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"dough" in British English

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doughnoun

uk   /dəʊ/  us   /doʊ/
  • dough noun (MONEY)

[U] old-fashioned slang money: I don't ​want to ​work but I need the dough.
(Definition of dough from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dough" in American English

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doughnoun [U]

 us   /doʊ/
  • dough noun [U] (FLOUR)

flourmixed with ​water and other ​foodsubstances so that it is ​ready for ​baking esp. into ​bread or ​pastry
  • dough noun [U] (MONEY)

dated slang money
(Definition of dough from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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doughnoun [U]

uk   us   /dəʊ/ informal
money: He says he can make a lot of dough day ​trading. a chunk/​pile/mound of dough
(Definition of dough from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dough”
in Korean 도우, 반죽…
in Arabic عَجين…
in Malaysian doh, fulus…
in French pâte…
in Russian тесто…
in Chinese (Traditional) 麵粉, 麵團,麵坯…
in Italian pasta…
in Turkish hamur…
in Polish ciasto…
in Spanish Masa, Pasta…
in Vietnamese bột nhão, “xiền”…
in Portuguese massa…
in Thai ก้อนแป้งที่นวดแล้วแต่ยังไม่ได้อบ, เงิน…
in German der Teig…
in Catalan massa…
in Japanese パン生地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 面粉, 面团,面坯…
in Indonesian adonan, uang…
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