What does DOE mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Department of Energy, Energy Department, Energy, DOE(noun)

    the federal department responsible for maintaining a national energy policy of the United States; created in 1977

  2. doe(noun)

    mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'


  1. doe(Noun)

    A female deer; also used of similar animals such as reindeer, antelope, goat.

  2. doe(Noun)

    A female fallow deer.

  3. doe(Noun)

    A female rabbit.

  4. doe(Noun)

    A female hare.

  5. doe(Noun)

    A female squirrel.

  6. doe(Noun)

    A female kangaroo

  7. Origin: From do, from da, from dajjōn, from dajjanan, from dhēy-. Cognate with da, dae, te, då, deon, delu. Related also to fellatio, filial, fetus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Doe(noun)

    a female deer or antelope; specifically, the female of the fallow deer, of which the male is called a buck. Also applied to the female of other animals, as the rabbit. See the Note under Buck

  2. Doe(noun)

    a feat. [Obs.] See Do, n

  3. Origin: [AS. d; cf. Dan. daa, daa-dyr, deer, and perh. L. dama. 66.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Doe

    dō, n. John Doe and Richard Roe, names of an imaginary plaintiff and opponent in the old legal action for ejectment, and proverbial term for a legal action.

  2. Doe

    dō, n. the female of the fallow-deer or buck.—n. Doe′skin, the skin of a doe: a smooth, close-woven woollen cloth. [A.S. ; Dan. daa, a deer.]

Editors Contribution

  1. doe

    A mature female of various species of animals.

    A goat, deer, antelope, kangaroo etc mature female is called a doe.

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Anagrams for DOE »

  1. Edo, EOD, ode, ODE, OED

  2. EOD

  3. Edo

  4. OED

  5. ode, ODE


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of DOE in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of DOE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Smith:

    I regret having inaccurately described the DOE as having advised us as such.

  2. Rogge Dunn:

    This lawsuit is not simply about protecting Jane Doe. It is about protecting people's privacy.

  3. Alan Dershowitz:

    During our entire stay on the island, we never saw any young women that fit the description of Jane Doe No. 3.

  4. Scott Stringer:

    If auditors can’t locate an average of 180 computers per DOE location, this may be just the tip of the iceberg.

  5. South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley:

    We will not back down from our lawsuit until the DOE pays the $1 million a day fine they are required to under federal law.

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