don

Save
1 don /ˈdɑːn/ noun
plural dons
1 don
/ˈdɑːn/
noun
plural dons
Learner's definition of DON
[count]
British : a teacher in a college or university
especially : a teacher at Oxford or Cambridge University
informal : a powerful Mafia leader
2 don /ˈdɑːn/ verb
dons; donned; donning
2 don
/ˈdɑːn/
verb
dons; donned; donning
Learner's definition of DON
[+ object] formal + old-fashioned
: to put on (a piece of clothing)
Comments & Questions
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up don? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.
LEARNER'S WORD OF THE DAY
Visible Illustration