Definitions of dun:
  • noun:   horse of a dull brownish gray color
  • noun:   a color varying around light grayish brown
    Example: "She wore a dun raincoat"
  • verb:   make a dun color
  • verb:   cure by salting
    Example: "Dun codfish"
  • verb:   persistently ask for overdue payment
    Example: "The grocer dunned his customers every day by telephone"
  • verb:   treat cruelly
  • adjective:   of a dull grayish brown to brownish gray color
    Example: "The dun and dreary prairie"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #43968)

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