a variant spelling of doon
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How to use doun in a sentence
The laird—Netherglen himsel'—oor maister—and have you heard naething aboot him as you cam doun by the muir?Under False Pretences | Adeline Sergeant
A light has come doun upon me frae heaven, she said, an I canna.The History of Burke and Hare | George Mac Gregor
And he shal ben as a tree, that is plauntid beside the doun rennyngis of watris; that his frut shal ȝive in his time.
Ye're thrifty and thro' thriving, when your head gangs doun your bottom's rising.The Proverbs of Scotland | Alexander Hislop
Though ye knocked me doun in the Warlocks' Glen, I hae nae ill-will to ye.Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX | Alexander Leighton