dùng

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See also: dung, Dung, dừng, đúng, and dūŋ

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“to use”; SV: dụng). Doublet of dụng.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dùng

  1. to use; to employ
  2. (polite) to eat or drink; to have

Usage notes[edit]

  • Usually applied to objects and things, so it might have negative connotations when applied to humans.

Synonyms[edit]