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Definition of "dung" []

  • The excrement of animals. (noun)
  • Manure. (noun)
  • Something foul or abhorrent. (noun)
  • To fertilize (land) with manure. (verb-transitive)
  • Excrement, esp of animals; manure (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • Something filthy (noun)
  • To cover (ground) with manure (verb)

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Use "dung" in a sentence
  • "Merryn Dineley, a historian from Manchester University and chief brewer of the ancient liquor, insists that the dung is an essential component of the original flavour."
  • "BTW, "dung" is in the King James Bible (aka God's Word according to some literalists), whereupon we find this coprophiliac passage in Isaiah 36: 12:"
  • "Well, try working with us and not rubbing our noses in dung for a change!"