HyperDic: don

English > 7 senses of the word Don / don:
VERBbodydon, wear, put on, get into, assumeput clothing on one's body
NOUNperson Dona Spanish gentleman or nobleman
person don, preceptorteacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford)
person don, fatherthe head of an organized crime family
person DonCeltic goddess
objectDon, Don Rivera European river in southwestern Russia
communicationDona Spanish courtesy title or form of address for men that is prefixed to the forename
Don / don > pronunciation
Soundsdaa'n
RhymesAbidjan ... Yukon: 149 rhymes with aan...
English > Don: 7 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA Spanish gentleman or nobleman.
CategorySpanishThe Romance language spoken in most of Spain and the countries colonized by Spain
BroadergentlemanA man of refinement
Spanishdon, señor
Catalansenyor
English > don: 7 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningteacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford).
Synonympreceptor
RegionUnited Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great BritainA monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles
Broaderteacher, instructorA person whose occupation is teaching
Spanishpreceptor
Catalanpreceptor
English > don: 7 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningThe head of an organized crime family.
Synonymfather
Broaderhead, chief, top dogA person who is in charge
Spanishdon
English > Don: 7 senses > noun 4, person
MeaningCeltic goddess; mother of Gwydion and Arianrhod; corresponds to Irish Danu.
Instance ofCeltic deityA deity worshipped by the Celts
RegionWales, Cymru, CambriaOne of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
SpanishDon
English > Don: 7 senses > noun 5, object
MeaningA European river in southwestern Russia; flows into the Sea of Azov.
SynonymDon River
Instance ofriverA large natural stream of water (larger / larger than a creek)
Part ofRussia, Russian FederationA federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia
SpanishDon
CatalanDon, Riu Don
English > Don: 7 senses > noun 6, communication
MeaningA Spanish courtesy title or form of address for men that is prefixed to the forename.
CategorySpanishThe Romance language spoken in most of Spain and the countries colonized by Spain
Broadertitle, title of respect, form of addressAn identifying appellation signifying status or function
English > don: 7 senses > verb 1, body
MeaningPut clothing on one's body.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example "The princess donned a long blue dress"
Synonymswear, put on, get into, assume
NarrowerhatPut on or wear a hat
scarfwrap in or adorn with a scarf
slip onPut on with ease or speed
try on, tryPut on a garment in order to see whether it fits and looks nice
Broaderdress, get dressedPut on clothes
Spanishllevar, ponerse, vestir
Catalanportar, posar-se, vestir-se, vestir

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