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dung

play
noun \ˈdəŋ\

Simple Definition of dung

  • : solid waste from an animal

Full Definition of dung

  1. 1 :  the feces of an animal :  manure

  2. 2 :  something repulsive

dungy play \ˈdəŋ-ē\ adjective

Examples of dung

  1. <researchers tracked the wild gorillas by following the piles of dung>



Origin of dung

Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old Norse dyngja manure pile


First Known Use: before 12th century

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Rhymes with dung


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dung

verb

Definition of dung

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to fertilize or dress with manure

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  defecate



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of dung

before 12th century



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