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dunned

See definition of dunned on Dictionary.com
  • as inworry
  • as inbill
  • as indemand
  • as inhassle
  • as inimportune

synonyms for dunned

  • annoy
  • bother
  • depress
  • disturb
  • fret
  • irritate
  • perturb
  • plague
  • trouble
  • try
  • unsettle
  • upset
  • afflict
  • aggrieve
  • agonize
  • ail
  • attack
  • bedevil
  • beleaguer
  • beset
  • brood
  • bug
  • chafe
  • despair
  • disquiet
  • distress
  • dun
  • goad
  • harass
  • harry
  • hassle
  • hector
  • importune
  • needle
  • oppress
  • persecute
  • pester
  • stew
  • tantalize
  • tear
  • tease
  • test
  • torment
  • torture
  • vex
  • wince
  • writhe
  • wrong
  • bite one's nails
  • concern oneself
  • feel uneasy
  • gnaw at
  • go for
  • have qualms
  • sweat out
  • take on

antonyms for dunned

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  • aid
  • appease
  • assist
  • calm
  • comfort
  • delight
  • help
  • make happy
  • order
  • pacify
  • please
  • soothe
  • support
  • reassure
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    How to use dunned in a sentence

    I got no answer to that request either, but was immediately dunned for the compass, which had been promised on Grant's arrival.
    THE DISCOVERY OF THE SOURCE OF THE NILEJOHN HANNING SPEKE
    By reminding me that I owed her money, she has practically dunned me for it, and forced me to pay her at a most inconvenient time.
    ELIZABARRY PAIN
    There are some small bills in the village, too, with which your happy husband must not be dunned, sweet love.
    THE VICAR OF WREXHILLMRS [FRANCES] TROLLOPE
    I don't believe my Mongol can pass a single man he knows without being in danger of being dunned for some hopeless debt or other.
    JAMES GILMOUR OF MONGOLIAJAMES GILMOUR
    I'll teach you not to be such a little dun: nobody, that has any spirit, can bear to be dunned, particularly for such small sums.
    TALES AND NOVELS, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)MARIA EDGEWORTH
    It seems also to be the rule, that no Chinese will pay his debts till he has been dunned a great number of times.
    VILLAGE LIFE IN CHINAARTHUR H. SMITH
    A recent philosopher discovered a method to avoid being dunned!
    THE JEST BOOKMARK LEMON
    The Ashe Clothespin Company had to be dunned as if it were a dubious individual with an overlarge bill at the corner grocery.
    SUDDEN JIMCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
    We remained at that hotel but one day, not being able to make satisfactory rates, besides being dunned for our board in advance.
    TWENTY YEARS OF HUS'LINGJ. P. JOHNSTON
    A tradesman who had long dunned him for a note of three hundred guineas, found him one day counting gold, and demanded payment.
    ESSAYSRALPH WALDO EMERSON
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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