Meaning of “doughy” in the English Dictionary

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"doughy" in British English

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uk /ˈdəʊ.i/ us /ˈdoʊ.i/

Examples from literature

  • In his pudding there are doughy patches. 
  • On the palm were three little pyramids of black, doughy clay. 
  • There sat her bread and pies, in the most lamentable half-baked, sticky, doughy condition imaginable. 
  • This small pellet is, I presume, the black, doughy mass you spoke of. 
  • Unless these precautions are taken, the crust will be hard and brittle, while the inside is still moist and doughy. 

(Definition of “doughy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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