noun. ['ˈdoʊ'] mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'.
- eutherian mammal
- placental mammal
- digitigrade mammal
- do (Middle English (1100-1500))
- da (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Words that Rhyme with Doe
Example sentences of the word doe
1. Noun, singular or mass
At first, the doe will not spend much time in the nest box.
Quotes containing the word doe
1. Snape's patronus was a doe,' said Harry, 'the same as my mother's because he loved her for nearly all of his life, from when they were children.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
2. My face in thine eye, thine in mine appeares, And true plaine hearts doe in the faces rest, Where can we finde two better hemispheares Without sharpe North, without declining West? What ever dyes, was not mixt equally; If our two loves be one, or, thou and I Love so alike, that none doe slacken, none can die.
- John Donne, The Complete English Poems
3. The Sound of Killing [10w] + [10w] A doe, a deer, a femaledeerin my headlights.A doe, a deer, a femaledeeron my sunroof.
- Beryl Dov
noun. the federal department responsible for maintaining a national energy policy of the United States; created in 1977.
- executive department
- Energy Department
- Department of Energy Intelligence