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Definitions of scunnered

scunnered (ˈskʌnəd Pronunciation for scunnered

Definitions

adjective

(dialect, mainly Scottish)
  1. annoyed, discontented, or bored
  2. nauseated or disgusted, esp from a surfeit of food, drink, etc

Word Origin

C15: of unknown origin

scunner (ˈskʌnə Pronunciation for scunner ; Scottish ˈskʌnər)  (dialect) (mainly Scottish)

Definitions

verb

  1. (intransitive) to feel aversion
  2. (transitive) to produce a feeling of aversion in

noun

  1. a strong aversion (often in the phrase take a scunner to)
  2. an object of dislike; nuisance

Word Origin

C14: from Scottish skunner, of unknown origin

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