Sinhala Dictionary definitions for dun
dun 🔊 /dʌˈn/
dun : දුම් හෝ දුඹුරුපාට
dun : ණය ගෙවීමට තදින් කියනවා
dun : ණය ගෙවීමට බල කරන්නා
dun : ඔපයක් නැති
- A mound or small hill.
- One who duns; a dunner.
- An urgent request or demand of payment; as, he sent his debtor a dun.
Transitive verb. To cure, as codfish, in a particular manner, by laying them, after salting, in a pile in a dark place, covered with salt grass or some like substance.
Transitive verb. & i. To ask or beset, as a debtor, for payment; to urge importunately.
Adjective. Of a dark color; of a color partaking of a brown and black; of a dull brown color; swarthy.