HyperDic: fawn

English > 5 senses of the word fawn:
NOUNattributefawn, dun, greyish brown, grayish browna color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color
animalfawna young deer
VERBmotionfawn, crawl, creep, cringe, cower, grovelshow submission or fear
communicationfawn, toady, truckle, bootlick, kowtow, kotow, suck uptry to gain favor / favor / favor by cringing or flattering
bodyfawnhave fawns
fawn > pronunciation
Soundsfao'n
RhymesAmon ... yawn: 34 rhymes with aon...
English > fawn: 5 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningA color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color.
Synonymsdun, greyish brown, grayish brown
Broaderlight brownA brown that is light but unsaturated
English > fawn: 5 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningA young deer.
Broaderdeer, cerviddistinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
young mammalAny immature mammal
Spanishcervatillo, cervato
Catalancervatell, cervató
Verbsfawnhave fawns
English > fawn: 5 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningshow submission or fear.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Synonymscrawl, creep, cringe, cower, grovel
Broaderbend, flexform a curve
Spanishhumillarse
Catalanarrossegar-se, arrossegar, humiliar-se
Nounsfawnersomeone who humbles himself as a sign of respect
English > fawn: 5 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningtry to gain favor / favor / favor by cringing or flattering.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue fawn
Synonymstoady, truckle, bootlick, kowtow, kotow, suck up
Narrowercurry favor, curry favour, court favor, court favourseek favor / favor / favor by fawning or flattery
Broaderflatter, blandishpraise somewhat dishonestly
Spanishhumillarse, lamer el culo, rebajarse
Nounsfawnersomeone who humbles himself as a sign of respect
English > fawn: 5 senses > verb 3, body
MeaningHave fawns.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"deer fawn"
Broadergive birth, deliver, bear, birth, haveCause to be born
Spanishparir
Catalanparir
Nounsfawna young deer

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