a variant of doughnut.
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How to use donut in a sentence
When it comes to taste, donut peaches are also typically sweeter and milder than round ones.A guide to stone fruit: How to choose, ripen, store and cook with it | Aaron Hutcherson | July 9, 2021 | Washington Post
The braces — pink, of course — have been customized, decorated with ice cream cones, donuts, stars and unicorns.To Get a Shot at Justice, They Were Forced to Prove Their Disabled Daughter’s Intelligence | by Carol Marbin Miller and Daniel Chang, Miami Herald | June 24, 2021 | ProPublica
For example, Krispy Kreme will hand out free donuts for those with proof they’ve been vaccinated.Marketing Briefing: ‘Trifecta of industry buzz’: Marketers remain bullish on TikTok despite rising costs | Kristina Monllos | June 15, 2021 | Digiday
The beer behemoth joins major brands like Krispy Kreme and Sam Adams in encouraging people to get vaccinated by offering a free product — donuts for Krispy Kreme, beers for Sam Adams and Budweiser.Marketing Briefing: How marketers and agency execs are approaching vaccine awareness campaigns | Kristina Monllos | April 20, 2021 | Digiday
At times it seemed bizarre, studying the neurobiology of intergroup decisions by sticking a single person into a chilly, spaceship-esque donut to play what were essentially low-graphic video games for an hour.
So I went home—we only lived about a quarter mile away—and I got on my bicycle and rode back, and he was in the donut shop.
Their gravitational pull can draw in huge amounts of gas, which swirls in a thick donut-shaped pattern known as an accretion disk.
For better or worse, jazz is turning into the music you hear when you drink coffee and munch on a donut or bagel.Jazz (The Music of Coffee and Donuts) Has Respect, But It Needs Love | Ted Gioia | June 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
There were also Cronuts—his donut-croissant hybrid—available at the SXSW event.Chef Dominique Ansel Discusses His Latest Mouthwatering Creation, the Milk & Cookie Shot, at SXSW | Marlow Stern | March 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Who decided it was really awesome for her to have these quirky accessories and donut-inspired hairstyles?'Girls' Costume Designer Jenn Rogien Talks Season 3 Style | Erin Cunningham | January 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He sipped at his donut-store coffee and then rolled down the window and spat it out.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town | Cory Doctorow
British Dictionary definitions for donut
a variant spelling (esp US) of doughnut
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