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doublethink the simultaneous acceptance of two contradictory statements.
double time a fast military marching pace of one hundred and eighty three-foot steps per minute. [3 definitions]
double-time to move or play in double time.
doubleton in bridge, a pair of cards that are the only ones in a player's hand of a given suit.
double-tongue in playing a wind instrument, the action of touching the tongue alternately to the teeth and hard palate, producing rapid articulation of notes.
double-tongued hypocritical; deceitful.
doubletree a crossbar on a wagon or coach that has a singletree at each end, used when two horses are to be harnessed abreast.
double up to share a living space intended for one. [2 definitions]
doubloon a gold coin formerly in circulation in Spain and Spanish America.
doubly to twice the extent or degree; with double the effort or emphasis.
doubt to be uncertain about or believe unlikely. [6 definitions]
doubtable combined form of doubt.
doubtful having or causing doubt. [4 definitions]
doubting Thomas a person who is habitually skeptical or doubtful.
doubtless certainly. [3 definitions]
douche a stream or jet of water or air directed at or into a part or cavity of the body, in order to cleanse it. [5 definitions]
dough a thick mixture of flour or meal and a liquid such as water or milk that is prepared for baking into bread, cookies, or the like. Dough typically also includes some type of oil or fat. [3 definitions]
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]