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1. bun

noun. ['ˈbʌn'] small rounded bread either plain or sweet.

Synonyms

  • sweet roll
  • hotdog bun
  • Vienna roll
  • tea bread
  • roll
  • hamburger roll
  • clover-leaf roll
  • brioche
  • breadstuff
  • crescent roll
  • hard roll
  • frankfurter bun
  • kaiser roll
  • bread
  • onion roll
  • staff of life
  • Parker House roll
  • croissant
  • beigel
  • soft roll
  • hamburger bun
  • bagel

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • malfunction
  • stand still

Etymology

  • bunne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bugne (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Bun

  • puget-1
  • terrebonne
  • simeone
  • overdone
  • mcmunn
  • mcfun
  • homerun
  • undone
  • rerun
  • redone
  • outrun
  • outdone
  • lajeune
  • begun
  • thrun
  • stun
  • spun
  • one
  • hyun
  • grun
  • gruhn
  • byun
  • brunn
  • brun
  • bruhn
  • yun
  • youn
  • won
  • tonne
  • ton

Example sentences of the word bun


1. Noun, singular or mass
Put your hair up into a bun or pony tail if you have long hair.

Quotes containing the word bun


1. In definitiv, cu cat vei ridica un zid mai inalt in jurul tau cu atat va fi mai bun cel care-l va sari.
- Tudor Chirilă, Exerciţii de echilibru

2. Knocked-Up Kinda' Loven Marry, me, marry me, marry me,You better say, 'affirmative',Cuz you stuck a bun in my ovenand you haven't an alternative.
- Beryl Dov

2. bun-fight

noun. (Briticism) a grand formal party on an important occasion.

Synonyms

  • party
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