/ (dəʊt) /
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(intr) a variant (now rare) spelling of dote
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Words nearby doat
do a job on, do-all, do an about-face, do any good, do as I say, doat, doater, do away with, DOB, dobber, dobber-in
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How to use doat in a sentence
We cannot say love is a poison and a drunkenness till we are illuminated by Grace; in the meantime it is an evil we doat on.The love letters of Abelard and Heloise|Peter Abelard
Pr'ythee, tell me what thou canst find to doat on in these Castilians?Dryden's Works Vol. 3 (of 18)|John Dryden
But he did not dream and doat; he never lost himself in haze of rapture; he was not blinded by any intolerable brightness.Arundel|Edward Frederic Benson
I have ordered a carriage at eleven, and we'll buy all those pretty fixings you women doat on.Not Pretty, But Precious|John Hay, et al.
What object would Mr. and Mrs. Hildyard have had to doat upon had their precious child been removed from their sight?Harper's New Monthly Magazine|Various