Results for: Doughface

In US Presidents

What is a doughface president?

A dough face is a northern politician who supported southern positions (1820 to 1860). The term is derogatory and implies the dough face is weak willed and spineless. It was a (MORE)
In Idioms, Cliches, and Slang

What does the slang term doughface mean?

It basically means, your face is made of dough, either because you're a jerk, idiot, or generally clueless. It could be used in this situation: "Give me back my hairband!" (MORE)