There are 2 translations of dun in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /dʌn/


  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (color) pardo (masculine)
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    • A mutt the colour of dun stood near by, barking every now and again.
    • Surrounding the cone on three sides were high walls of volcanic rock forming an amphitheater almost a mile and a half wide, a subtle palette of dun, gray, and beige.
    1.2 countable/numerable (horse) caballo (masculine) pardo
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    • She was his mount, a unicorn mare with a dun's coat.
    • The Indians ride bareback on paints (white horses with dark colored markings) and duns (grayish brown horses) with snaffle bridles.
    • Three women were working in the kitchen and a man was sitting at the table, sipping black coffee from a cup bigger than the dun's hoof.


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There are 2 translations of dun in Spanish:


transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-nn-)

  • 1.1to dun sb for sth acosar or apremiar a algn para que pague algo 1.2
    (dunning present participle/participio presente)
    [letter/notice] en que se exige el pago de una deuda
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    • Have I decided to stop dunning you for contributions?
    • They had been dunning me for a £10 bill I had naively thought I would leave to the next serious accounting.
    • The Vendome incident would haunt him for a long time, since well after he had served his prison sentence the Republican government would be dunning him for 500,000 francs, the cost of restoring the column.

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