horse of a dull brownish grey color
a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color;
"she wore dun"
of a dull greyish brown to brownish grey color;
"the dun and dreary prairie"
"The children tormented the stuttering teacher"
persistently ask for overdue payment;
"The grocer dunned his customers every day by telephone"
cure by salting;
make a dun color
- If you keep on dunning, I'll never pay.
- The debt-collector kept dunning me for the rent.
- While here the mountain shadows, broad and dun.
- They take me for a dun, peer out from a coign of vantage.
When beeches drip in browns and duns.出自： T. Hardy
Creditors dog my steps, duns rap perpetually at my door.出自： R. Graves
If snow be white, why then her breasts are dun.出自：Sonnets , Shakespeare
The bank was dunning them to repay a small loan.出自： J. A. Michener