donut

donut

/ˈdoʊˌnət/
noun
a ring-shaped cake made from sweetened dough and then fried

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cronut

cronut

/kɹɑːnʌt/
noun
*** a ring-shaped fried pastry made from croissant dough

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berliner

berliner

/bɝˈɫaɪnɝ/, /bɝˈɫɪnɝ/
noun
*** a German doughnut with no central hole, made from sweet yeast dough fried in fat or oil, with a marmalade or jam filling like a jelly doughnut, and usually icing, powdered sugar or conventional sugar on top

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ring donut

ring donut

/ɹɪŋ doʊnʌt/
noun
*** A doughnut with a hole in the middle, formed in the shape of a ring

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filled donut

filled donut

/fɪld doʊnʌt/
noun
*** injected with fruit preserves (the jelly doughnut), cream, custard, or other sweet fillings

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donut hole

donut hole

/doʊnʌt hoʊl/
noun
*** Small pieces of dough are sometimes cooked as doughnut holes

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fritter

fritter

/ˈfɹɪtɝ/
noun
a piece of food that is coated in batter and deep-fried

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dutchie

dutchie

/dʌtʃi/
noun
*** a square, yeast-lifted doughnut containing raisins that is coated with a sugary glaze

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mochi donut

mochi donut

/mɑːtʃaɪ doʊnʌt/
noun
*** a fusion pastry crossing traditional American doughnuts and Japanese mochi

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long john

long john

/lɑːŋ dʒɑːn/
noun
*** a bar-shaped, yeast risen pastry like a doughnut either coated entirely with glaze or top-coated with cake icing. They may be filled with custard or creme

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cruller

cruller

/kɹˈʌlɚ/
noun
small friedcake formed into twisted strips and fried; richer than doughnuts

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beignet

beignet

/bˈeɪnɪt/
noun
a deep-fried, yeast-raised doughnut dusted with confectioners' sugar

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gulab jamun

gulab jamun

/ɡjˈʊlæb dʒˈæmʌn/
noun
a sweet dish widely popular in the Indian subcontinent consisting of fried paneer that is boiled in a liquid that consists rose water

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jalebi

jalebi

/dʒeɪlbaɪ/
noun
*** made by deep-frying maida flour (plain flour or all-purpose flour) batter in pretzel or circular shapes, which are then soaked in sugar syrup

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tulumba

tulumba

/tuːlʌmbə/
noun
*** a fried batter soaked in syrup, similar to jalebis and churros

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churro

churro

/tʃɜːɹoʊ/
noun
*** a type of fried dough from Spanish and Portuguese cuisine

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brown bobby

brown bobby

/bɹaʊn bɑːbi/
noun
*** a triangular doughnut. It is baked in a Brown Bobby machine, which resembles and is operated similarly to a waffle iron

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Boston cream donut

Boston cream donut

/bɔstən kɹiːm doʊnʌt/
noun
*** a round, solid, yeast-risen doughnut with chocolate frosting and a custard filling, resulting in a doughnut reminiscent of a miniature Boston cream pie

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sinker

sinker

/ˈsɪŋkɝ/
noun
a small ring-shaped friedcake

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koeksister

koeksister

/koʊksɪstɚ/
noun
*** a sweet food similar to a doughnut made of plaited dough, deep-fried and covered in sugar syrup

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