Don

(redirected from donned)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Related to donned: dawned
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • verb
  • noun

Synonyms for Don

put on

Synonyms

Synonyms for Don

to put (an article of clothing) on one's person

Words related to Don

a Spanish gentleman or nobleman

Related Words

teacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford)

the head of an organized crime family

Synonyms

Related Words

Celtic goddess

Related Words

a European river in southwestern Russia

a Spanish courtesy title or form of address for men that is prefixed to the forename

put clothing on one's body

References in classic literature ?
First he greaved his legs with greaves of good make and fitted with ancle-clasps of silver; after this he donned the cuirass of his brother Lycaon, and fitted it to his own body; he hung his silver-studded sword of bronze about his shoulders, and then his mighty shield.
Already numbers of the citizens whose houses were furnished as if for a siege, having nothing more to do, donned their festive clothes and directed their course towards the city gate, in order to be the first to signal or see the cortege.
Having thus concluded a frugal meal, and donned my night-cap, with the serene hope of enjoying it till noon the next day, I placed my head upon the pillow, and, through the aid of a capital conscience, fell into a profound slumber forthwith.
She and the gentleman who had donned prison uniform were going for the customary joy-ride.
But as if by magic she had already donned them-- necklace, ear-rings, bracelets, and all.