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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dun(noun)

    horse of a dull brownish grey color

    Synonyms:
    fawn, grayish brown, greyish brown

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral

  2. dun, greyish brown, grayish brown, fawn(adj)

    a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color

    "she wore dun"

    Synonyms:
    fawn, grayish brown, greyish brown

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral

  3. dun(verb)

    of a dull greyish brown to brownish grey color

    "the dun and dreary prairie"

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  4. torment, rag, bedevil, crucify, dun, frustrate(verb)

    treat cruelly

    "The children tormented the stuttering teacher"

    Synonyms:
    bawl out, chide, confound, befuddle, cross, lambast, foil, fox, savage, nark, tease, frustrate, bedevil, spoil, take to task, bother, blast, rile, rack, gravel, excruciate, trounce, bilk, rally, get to, berate, thwart, torment, torture, crucify, chew out, pillory, baffle, nettle, throw, scotch, chafe, ride, get at, subdue, lecture, irritate, have words, reproof, razz, call down, tantalise, mortify, annoy, tantalize, reprimand, cod, scold, taunt, rebuke, rag, jaw, discombobulate, vex, lambaste, chew up, dress down, confuse, call on the carpet, remonstrate, bait, twit, devil, fuddle

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  5. dun(verb)

    persistently ask for overdue payment

    "The grocer dunned his customers every day by telephone"

    Synonyms:
    rag, frustrate, bedevil, torment, crucify

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  6. dun(verb)

    cure by salting

    "dun codfish"

    Synonyms:
    rag, frustrate, bedevil, torment, crucify

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  7. dun(verb)

    make a dun color

    Synonyms:
    rag, frustrate, bedevil, torment, crucify

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dun(a.)

    Synonyms:
    dull brown

  2. dun(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    press (for a debt), importune, urge

  3. dun(n.)

    Synonyms:
    importunate creditor

  4. dun(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dunning letter

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    dün, shield

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