A doughnut is a type of food that is shaped like a doughnut, and it is usually filled with sweet things like frosting or jelly.

  • The doughnut shop is open 24/7, which means that they are always selling doughnuts.

  • The doughnut shop makes their doughnuts from scratch, which means that they are very fresh.

Definition of doughnut


a toroidal shape


anchor ring, annulus, halo, ring


a small ring-shaped friedcake


donut, sinker

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Example Sentences for doughnut

  • 1

    The store was giving out doughnuts for free.

  • 2

    He was enjoying his chocolate coated doughnut.

  • 3

    Oley doughnut shop plan is hard for some to swallow.

  • 4

    Doughnut secretly wishes to be as athletic and sprightly as his friend Tim.

  • 5

    But the circle is not homeomorphic to the doughnut.

  • 6

    And a gigantic painting of doughnuts.

  • 7

    Awwamaat are similar to doughnut holes.

  • 8

    Only if you're a jelly doughnut.

  • 9

    Sure, the center of a doughnut is the hole.

  • 10

    Most of these are figured like a doughnut.