Webster's Writer's Dictionary

DORY

Do"ry [Named from 1st color, fr. F. dorée gilded, fr. dorer to gild, L. deaurare. See Deaurate, and cf. Aureole.]

1. (Zoöl.)

A European fish. See Doree, and John Doree.

2. (Zoöl.)

The American wall-eyed perch; -- called also doré. See Pike perch.

DORY

Do"ry

A small, strong, flat-bottomed rowboat, with sharp prow and flaring sides.