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doughy

[doh-ee] /ˈdoʊ i/
adjective, doughier, doughiest.
1.
of or like dough, especially in being soft and heavy or pallid and flabby:
a doughy consistency; a fat, doughy face.
Origin of doughy
1595-1605
First recorded in 1595-1605; dough + -y1
Related forms
doughiness, noun
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doughy

/ˈdəʊɪ/
adjective doughier, doughiest
1.
resembling dough in consistency, colour, etc; soft, pallid, or flabby
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