how to pronounce bun

/ˈbʌn/

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bun is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of bun in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… egg yolk with a little bun that's just …”

meanings of bun

noun:

  1. A cupcake.
  2. A small bread roll, often sweetened or spiced.
  3. A Korean unit of length equivalent to about 0.3 cm.
  4. A newbie.
  5. Vagina.
  6. Initialism of blood, urea, nitrogen.
  7. A rabbit or sometimes a squirrel.
  8. A drunken spree.
  9. A buttock.
  10. A tight roll of hair worn at the back of the head.
  11. Marijuana cigarette, joint.

verb:

  1. To shoot.
  2. To smoke cannabis.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to bun

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