Word:

Dun

Pronunciation: dŭn
n.1.A mound or small hill.
v. t.1.To cure, as codfish, in a particular manner, by laying them, after salting, in a pile in a dark place, covered with salt grass or some like substance.
v. t. & i.1.To ask or beset (e.g., a debtor), for payment; to urge importunately.
[imp. & p. p. Dunned (dŭnd); p. pr. & vb. n. Dunning (dŭn"nĭng).]
Hath she sent so soon to dun?
- Swift.
n.1.One who duns; a dunner.
To be pulled by the sleeve by some rascally dun.
- Arbuthnot.
2.An urgent request or demand of payment; as, he sent his debtor a dun.
a.1.Of a dark color; of a color partaking of a brown and black; of a dull brown color; swarthy.
Summer's dun cloud comes thundering up.
- Pierpont.
Dun crow
(Zool.) the hooded crow; - so called from its color; - also called hoody, and hoddy.
Dun diver
(Zool.) the goosander or merganser.
Noun1.dun - horse of a dull brownish gray color
2.dun - a color varying around light grayish brown; "she wore a dun raincoat"
Verb1.dun - treat cruelly; "The children tormented the stuttering teacher"
2.dun - persistently ask for overdue payment; "The grocer dunned his customers every day by telephone"
3.dun - cure by salting; "dun codfish"
4.dun - make a dun color
Adj.1.dun - of a dull grayish brown to brownish gray color; "the dun and dreary prairie"
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Translate Dun to German
Browse
dumper
Dumpiness
dumping
Dumping car
Dumping Syndrome
Dumpish
Dumple
Dumpling
dumplings
Dumps
dumpsite
Dumpster
dumpster diving
Dumpy
Dumpy level
Dumuzi
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Dun crow
Dun diver
Dunbird
Duncan
Duncan Grant
Duncan James Corrow Grant
Dunce
dunce cap
dunce's cap
Duncedom
Duncery
Duncical
Duncify
Duncish
dundathu pine
Dunder
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