dons

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See also: Dons and döns

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons

  1. plural of don
  2. plural of dom (title of Portuguese and Brazilian nobility)

Verb[edit]

dons

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of don

Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch dons, from Middle Dutch donst.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons (uncountable)

  1. Down, small bird feathers used as insulation material.

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons

  1. plural of do

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch donst.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɔns/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dons
  • Rhymes: -ɔns

Noun[edit]

dons n (uncountable)

  1. Down, small bird feathers used as insulation material in covers and sleeping bags.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: dons

Noun[edit]

dons m (plural donzen, diminutive donsje n)

  1. A bed cover (e.g. a duvet) filled with down.
  2. (chiefly diminutive) A piece of down or fluff.

Synonyms[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons m

  1. plural of don

Occitan[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons

  1. plural of don

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons

  1. plural of dom

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons m pl

  1. plural of don

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons

  1. indefinite genitive plural of don
  2. indefinite genitive singular of don

Westrobothnian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dons

  1. A blow, the impact of the hand on another’s body, with muffled sound.