How To Spell dun?

Correct spelling: dun

What does the abbreviation dun mean?

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What are the usage examples for dun?

  1. Within a week, as we know, the telegram had reached the - th announcing Truscott's move, and that very afternoon Mrs. Stannard, seated on the piazza of her new quarters and gazing southward across the bare parade to the dun colored barracks on the other side and the snow- capped peaks of Colorado seemingly just beyond, was startled by a sudden sensation in the group of officers in front of Colonel Whaling's. – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  2. Anthony Wilson, very aged, said, " Dun kno' how ole I is. – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  3. As the minister and Mrs. Stott sat down in the kitchen, the poor woman, in the depths of her despair, again raised her eager face and asked: 'But yo' durnd think Amanda's damned, dun yo'? – Lancashire Idylls (1898) by Marshall Mather
  4. The eldest brother shot off through the air, came to the king's dun and threw his torches upon the roof. – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  5. Such a document should be regarded not as a " dun but rather as a record of the contract or transaction. – Business Hints for Men and Women by Alfred Rochefort Calhoun
  6. The white and pink of her dress, and the touch of deep red ribbon in her broad drooping hat, formed a pleasant dash of colour against the dun tinted landscape. – Danger! and Other Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle
  7. Well, Mrs Brute, I dun know what you 'eard; all I know is that I've not seed 'im yet. – Charlie to the Rescue by R.M. Ballantyne
  8. Was it wet when he lived here, Were the skies dun and hurrying, Was the rain so irresolute? – Poems - Second Series by J. C. Squire
  9. They turned into a broader road, and now saw numerous vehicles, bright with calico and dun with home- spun, all moving in one direction, toward the old Mt. – Old Ebenezer by Opie Read
  10. In the opposite direction a morning mirage inverts an image of a stretch of trees along the far- away river and blends them top to top till they seem greenish- black columns supporting the dun clouds of the west, while the belated moon peers through the half- unreal corridors. – Trail Tales by James David Gillilan

What are the rhymes for dun?

  1. run, brunn, chun, nun, donne, pun, fun, done, ton, grun, hyun, hon, dunne, kun, stun, brun, jun, runt, gun, yun, spun, one, none, won, bun, lun, gunn, hun, mun, son, dunn, bunn, shun, sun, lunn, un, tonne, in;
  2. outrun, begun, homerun, rerun, redone, outdone, c1, undone, m1;
  3. overdone;

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মেটে রঙ্গবিশিষ্ট.

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Dutch words for Dun

dun, vaal.

French word for Dun

brun grisâtre.

German words for Dun

mahnen, graubraun, anmahnen, falb.

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