dought

[ dout ]
/ daʊt /
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verb

a simple past tense of dow1.

Definition for dought (2 of 2)

dow

1
[ dou, doh ]
/ daʊ, doʊ /

verb (used without object), dowed or dought [dout] /daʊt/, dow·ing. Scot. and North England.

to be able.
to thrive; prosper; do well.

Origin of dow

1
before 900; Middle English dowen, doghen, Old English dugan to be worthy; cognate with German taugen; cf. doughty
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Dow

/ (daʊ, Dutch dɔu) /

noun

See Dou
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