[ don-erd ]
/ ˈdɒn ərd /
adjective Chiefly Scot.
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Origin of donnard
First recorded in 1715–25; past participle of Scots donnar, donner “to daze, stun,” frequentative of Middle English donen, dinen, Old English dynian “to make noise”; see origin at din1
Words nearby donnard
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