doughnut doughnut  /ˈdoʊ ˌnət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a toroidal shape
  2. (n) a small ring-shaped friedcake

Usage(s):

  1. Libby and his colleagues compare the cross section of an artery to a doughnut with a hole--where the doughnut is the arterial wall and the hole is the space where blood flows.
  2. Padilla went on to rack up a grim but not exceptional rap sheet of adult crimesranging from assault to unlawful carrying of weapons to the attempted theft of a doughnut.
  3. In the intervening 112 years, the coveted awards have been rectangular, ridged, doughnut-like, gilded and--for the 1972 Sapporo Winter Games--shaped like an amorphous blob.

News

  1. 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

  2. Best Doughnut Shops In Minnesota

    Visit one of these great doughnut shops in Minnesota and let your taste buds unfurl.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS Minnesota

  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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Quotes

  1. "I personally am committed to fully closing the doughnut hole once and for all," Reid said. "The legislation we will send to President Obama for his signature will make good on his promise and ours to forever end this indefensible injustice...
    on Dec 14, 2009 By: Harry Reid Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "We were shooting at a mall and I was eating this big old doughnut and there was someone standing in the crowd with a video filming the whole thing," Kinsey says. "I don't mind most of the time, but when you are trying to adjust your...
    on Oct 2, 2007 By: Angela Kinsey Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. "I'm not disappointed in a guy being in a doughnut shop when they've got maple bars like Top Pot has," Pete Carroll said. "We talked about it, addressed it and he's most remorseful about it and all that. I do understand the allure of the...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Pete Carroll Source: The Province

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