dun (someone) for (something)

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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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RAY Mallon should thank George Dunning for stopping him making his biggest blunder of all in building the unnecessary bypass.
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