Meaning of dun

dun

Pronunciation: (dun), [key]
— v., n. dunned, dun•ning,
—v.t.
  1. to make repeated and insistent demands upon, esp. for the payment of a debt.
—n.
  1. a person, esp. a creditor, who duns another.
  2. a demand for payment, esp. a written one.

dun

Pronunciation: (dun), [key]
— adj.
  1. dull, grayish brown.
  2. dark; gloomy.
—n.
  1. a dun color.
  2. a dun-colored horse with a black mane and tail.
  3. mayfly.
  4. See
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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  • dun (Thesaurus)