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verb as in clothe

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When they don the jersey of a Tennessee university, they step out of their personal roles and into the role of an ambassador for our state.

Later, Ligon tossed it in the trash and donned a new Flyers hat instead, a fresh start.

That differentiates it from the type of gear that professional first responders might don when purposely entering a hot zone.

The NBA has tightened those protocols in recent weeks, requiring players to wear masks on the bench before they enter games and to don proximity sensors that track their contacts in the case of a positive test.

Players across the WNBA started donning those shirts that day, and the “Vote Warnock” message spread on social media.

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We brought in Don Lemon, the year that he wrote his book, and I told that story to the audience that was there.

Nobody knows chaotic living quite like Don Draper, what with juggling high profile clients, his many paramours, and travel.

The Old-Fashioned is the crème of the cocktail crop—according to Don Draper, at least.

She reportedly also had a book collection worth more than €20 million, including a first edition of Don Quixote from 1605.

Don Terry, a senior writer at the Southern Poverty Law Center, doubts it.

"Don Alvar de Mendoce, for example," muttered Alphonse, between his teeth.

This was when Don Joan Ronquillo, with that great fleet, went out and fought the one that the enemy maintained along these coasts.

Don Diego beckoned two guards, who immediately drew near their prisoner.

The same has been said of Don Juan de Alvarado, ex-fiscal, and that is known throughout the country as a public matter.

You have not delivered into the hands of our chief, Don Emilio Aguinaldo, the money as agreed upon.


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to don, such as: dress, put on, wear, and enrobe.

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