What does DUNG mean?

Definitions for DUNGdʌŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word DUNG.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. droppings, dung, muck(verb)

    fecal matter of animals

  2. dung(verb)

    fertilize or dress with dung

    "you must dung the land"

  3. dung(verb)

    defecate; used of animals

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dung

    of Ding

  2. Dung(noun)

    the excrement of an animal

  3. Dung(verb)

    to manure with dung

  4. Dung(verb)

    to immerse or steep, as calico, in a bath of hot water containing cow dung; -- done to remove the superfluous mordant

  5. Dung(verb)

    to void excrement

  6. Origin: [AS. dung; akin to G. dung, dnger, OHG. tunga, Sw. dynga; cf. Icel. dyngja heap, Dan. dynge, MHG. tunc underground dwelling place, orig., covered with dung. Cf. Dingy.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Dung

    dung, n. the excrement of animals: refuse litter mixed with excrement.—v.t. to manure with dung.—v.i. to void excrement.—ns. Dung′-bee′tle, the dor-beetle: (pl.) the scarabæoid beetles generally; Dung′-fork, a fork used for moving stable manure; Dung′hill, a heap of dung: any mean situation; Dung′mere, a manure-pit.—adj. Dung′y. [A.S. dung; cf. Dan. dynge, a heap; Ger. dung.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of DUNG in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of DUNG in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Heraclitus:

    Corpses are more fit to be thrown out than is dung.

  2. Serbian proverb:

    Be humble for you are made of dung. Be noble for you are made of stars.

  3. Stephen Blake:

    So we complimented direct observations with analyzing tortoises dung piles.

  4. Hiroki Okada:

    We also add kusaya, a sun-dried salted horse mackerel that gives off the smell of dog dung.

  5. Farmer Phub Zam:

    Now, from leaves to cow dung to chicken poop, everything is used, i have no trash, only compost.

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