donut vs doughnut : Common Errors in English

About donut vs doughnut

“Donut” is popular in advertising, but for most purposes spell it “doughnut.”

donut Meaning(s)

  • (n) a small ring-shaped friedcake

doughnut Meaning(s)

  • (n) a toroidal shape
  • (n) a small ring-shaped friedcake

donut in News

  1. Dunkin' Donuts Announces Donut Offer for National Donut Day

    Dunkin’ Donuts invited guests across Lebanon to enjoy a free donut with the purchase of any beverage. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 13, 2013 Source: PRWeb

  2. Rebel Donut making Downtown debut

    Rebel Donut is bringing its raised and cakey treats to Downtown Albuquerque. Carrie Mettling said the newest location of her small Albuquerque doughnut chain will open by Friday, June 14,... Read more »
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Albuquerque Journal

  3. National Donut Day

    It's National Doughnut Day and you still have plenty of time to indulge. The SLO Donut Company on Foothill in San Luis Obispo is open 24 hours a day. The popular donut shop made a special banana peanut butter fritter for the occasion.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: FOX 11 Santa Maria

doughnut in News

  1. National Doughnut Day 2013: Where to Get Free Doughnuts

    June 7 is National Doughnut Day. Whether you’re partial to the cream-filled, glazed, jelly or chocolate varieties, the doughnut is something near and dear to so many of us. The Salvation Army established this sweet holiday in 1938 to raise funds during the Great Depression...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: ABC News Blogs via Yahoo! News

  2. Best Doughnut Shops In Sacramento

    Whether you spell it donut or doughnut, these fluffy, fried and fresh treats are a fan favorite. While classic doughnut shops seem to be disappearing, Sacramento has a strong market to fulfill your every craving.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: CBS Sacramento

  3. Best Doughnut Shops In Pittsburgh

    From old fashioned cake style to gourmet doughnut holes, few things are worth waking up for more than a well made doughnut. If you are looking for tasty doughnuts to try, here are some great neighborhood shops. Hopefully, one of them is near you.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: CBS Pittsburgh

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