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doughboy (informal) an infantryman, esp. an American in World War I.
doughnut a small, sweet, usu. ring-shaped cake that has been fried in deep fat. [2 definitions]
doughty consistently brave and strong; courageous.
doughy not thoroughly baked. [2 definitions]
Douglas fir a tall evergreen timber tree of western North America that has hard durable wood and short needles, and bears narrow cones.
Doulichion in Greek mythology, an island nearby Ithaca, Odysseus's home. [2 definitions]
dour sullen, ill-humored, or unfriendly. [3 definitions]
douse1 to place or plunge in water or another liquid; immerse. [4 definitions]
douse2 variant of dowse.
dove1 any of various small pigeons or pigeonlike birds. [4 definitions]
dove2 a past tense of dive.
dovecote a boxlike structure with compartments, usu. mounted above the ground, for housing domesticated pigeons.
Dover the capital of Delaware.
dovetail something resembling a dove's tail in shape, esp. a wedge-shaped part, or tenon, that protrudes from one piece of wood and fits snugly into a wedge-shaped opening, or mortise, in another piece of wood, forming a joint. [5 definitions]
dowager the widow of a duke, king, or the like who retains a title or holdings from her dead husband. [2 definitions]
dowdy1 not at all stylish; shabby or dull. [3 definitions]
dowdy2 see pandowdy.
dowel a peg or pin that is placed into corresponding holes in two pieces of wood in order to fasten them together. [3 definitions]
dower the part of a deceased man's property that the law allots to his widow. [4 definitions]
Dow Jones industrial average trademark for the index of prices of thirty industrial stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange and averaged daily.
down1 from above to a lower position; toward, in, or into a lower position. [21 definitions]