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dun (someone) for (something)

To nag or bother someone to pay money owed. Don't answer the phone—creditors keep dunning me for money that I just don't have right now.
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dun someone for something

to harass someone to pay a bill or deliver something. If you don't pay the bill, they will dun you for it day and night. My job is to dun people for payment of their bills.
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Dun and Bradstreet expects the deal to be neutral to 2015 adjusted earnings per share, due to interest expense associated with the expected debt financing for the transaction, and neutral to 2015 free cash flow.
If the business is transferred from Dun Laoghaire to Dublin Port then I will seek assurances that there will be no loss of jobs.
Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company chief executive Michael Hanahoe said the new arrangement would be profitable to both parties and recognised that the ferry market had been declining due to competition from low-cost airlines.
Duns Reference Plus operates with any IBM PC, XT, AT, or PS/2, or 100 percent compatible personal computer, and any compact disc reader that supports Microsoft Extension software.
Gold mineralization at Dun Glen and the Sierra Claims consists of gold associated with base metal sulphides in white to orange-brown quartz veins.
Cliff Alexander inspired the successful launch of Moody's as an independent, public company at the time of the separation from Dun & Bradstreet almost three years ago," said John Rutherfurd, Jr.
We are excited about the new opportunities that are arising for D&B with the acquisition of Harris InfoSource," said Allan Loren, Dun & Bradstreet Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President.
Loren, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation, will host the call.
Announced in October 2000 by American International Group (NYSE:AIG) and Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE:DNB), Avantrust offers an integrated suite of insurance products, risk management services, technology and information offerings.
As vice chairman of ACNielsen since its 1996 spin-off from Dun & Bradstreet, Mike has played an important role in building a strong and growing business, overseeing key corporate staff functions and spearheading new growth initiatives in media, entertainment and the Internet.
Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE:DNB) is hosting an investor meeting at 9:00 a.
NYSE:AIG) and Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE:DNB), today announced the appointment of three executives, Nancy Callahan, Joel Plaut and Scott Klein, to the posts of director of business development, chief technology officer and director of finance and operations, respectively.
Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE: DNB) today announced Web-based access to Dun & Bradstreet's world-class global business database via the D&B Global Access Toolkit.
A VERY different type of battle is taking place in the Borders town of Duns these days.