[ ruhn-yuhn ]
/ ˈrʌn yən /
a mangy creature.
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Question 1 of 7
What does “yare” mean?
Origin of ronyon
1590–1600; perhaps <French rogne mange
Words nearby ronyon
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Example sentences from the Web for ronyon
Then it "bit," as it were, into the rudder post, and she just felt it—but only just—the ronyon!Hills and the Sea|H. Belloc