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spun

[ spuhn ]
/ spʌn /
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verb

a simple past tense and past participle of spin.

adjective

formed by or as by spinning.

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OTHER WORDS FROM spun

half-spun, adjectiveun·spun, adjectivewell-spun, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for spun

spun
/ (spʌn) /

verb

the past tense and past participle of spin

adjective

formed or manufactured by spinningspun gold; spun glass
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