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A fawn.

English

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Etymology

From Old French faon.

Noun

Singular
fawn

Plural
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  1. A young deer.
  2. (color) A pale brown color tinted with yellow, like that of a fawn.
    fawn colour:   

Translations

Adjective

fawn (not comparable)

Positive
fawn

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. (color) Of the fawn color.

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Verb

Infinitive
to fawn

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to fawn (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive) To exhibit affection or attempt to please.
  2. (intransitive) To seek favour by flattery and obsequious behaviour.
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To wag its tail, to show devotion.

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