[doo-gong, -gawng] /ˈdu gɒŋ, -gɔŋ/
an herbivorous, aquatic mammal, Dugong dugon, of the Red Sea and Indian Ocean, having a barrel-shaped body, flipperlike forelimbs, no hind limbs, and a triangular tail: widespread but rare.
a whalelike sirenian mammal, Dugong dugon, occurring in shallow tropical waters from E Africa to Australia: family Dugongidae
1800, from Malay duyung, which is dugung in the Philippines.
[duhg-out] /ˈdʌgˌaʊt/ noun 1. a boat made by hollowing out a log. 2. Baseball. a roofed structure enclosed on three sides and with the fourth side open and facing the playing field, usually with the floor below ground level, where the players sit when not on the field. 3. a rough shelter or dwelling formed […]
[duhg] /dʌg/ noun 1. the mamma or the nipple of a female mammal. /dʌɡ/ verb 1. the past tense and past participle of dig /dʌɡ/ noun 1. the nipple, teat, udder, or breast of a female mammal 2. a human breast, esp when old and withered /dʌɡ/ noun 1. a Scot word for dog n. […]
[duh; often pronounced with a dentalized d] /dʌ; often pronounced with a dentalized d/ interjection 1. (used to express annoyance at banality, obviousness, or stupidity.) Compare . /dɜː/ interjection 1. (slang) an ironic response to a question or statement, implying that the speaker is stupid or that the reply is obvious: how did you get […]
[doo-uh-mel, dyoo-; French dy-a-mel] /ˌdu əˈmɛl, ˌdyu-; French dü aˈmɛl/ noun 1. Georges [zhawrzh] /ʒɔrʒ/ (Show IPA), (Denis Thévenin) 1884–1966, French novelist, physician, poet, and essayist. /French dyamɛl/ noun 1. Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1884–1966, French novelist, poet, and dramatist; author of La Chronique des Pasquier (1933–45)