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English definition of “dough”

dough

noun [C or U] (FLOUR)    /dəʊ/ US  /doʊ/
flour mixed with water and often yeast , fat , or sugar , so that it is ready for baking : bread dough pastry dough She kneaded the dough and left it to rise .Flour and yeastBread
(Definition of dough noun (FLOUR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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