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    dun

    dun - Dictionary definition and meaning for word dun

    Definition
    (noun) horse of a dull brownish grey color Definition
    (noun) a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color
    Example Sentence
    • she wore dun
    Definition
    (verb) treat cruelly
    Synonyms : bedevil , crucify , frustrate , rag , torment
    Example Sentence
    • The children tormented the stuttering teacher
    Definition
    (verb) persistently ask for overdue payment
    Example Sentence
    • The grocer dunned his customers every day by telephone
    Definition
    (verb) cure by salting
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    • dun codfish
    Definition
    (verb) make a dun color Definition
    (adj) of a dull greyish brown to brownish grey color
    Example Sentence
    • the dun and dreary prairie
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Definition 5. When a creditor demands repayment, the debtor says, "I DUNNO".

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