Synonyms for dun


1. dun, saddle horse, riding horse, mount
usage: horse of a dull brownish grey color
2. dun, greyish brown, grayish brown, fawn, light brown
usage: a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color; "she wore dun"


1. torment, rag, bedevil, crucify, dun, frustrate, harass, hassle, harry, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy, beset, plague, molest, provoke
usage: treat cruelly; "The children tormented the stuttering teacher"
2. dun, demand
usage: persistently ask for overdue payment; "The grocer dunned his customers every day by telephone"
3. dun, cure
usage: cure by salting; "dun codfish"
4. dun, darken
usage: make a dun color


1. dun, chromatic (vs. achromatic)
usage: of a dull greyish brown to brownish grey color; "the dun and dreary prairie"
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