How Do You Spell DUENNA?

Correct spelling for the English word "duenna" is [djˈuːənə], [djˈuːənə], [d_j_ˈuː_ə_n_ə]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of DUENNA

  1. An old lady who acts as guardian to a younger.

Common Misspellings for DUENNA

Below is the list of 169 misspellings for the word "duenna".

Usage Examples for DUENNA

  1. He told me that O'Brien had the duenna called to his room that morning. - "Romance" by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  2. The duenna sat down opposite Don Balthasar. - "Romance" by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  3. " Ah, you will make me the duenna of my maid of honor," said Amelia, laughing. - "Berlin and Sans-Souci" by Louise Muhlbach
  4. The nurse, or duenna- she served for both- crossed to Jennings as he advanced towards the buffet, on which stood glasses and decanters of wine. - "The Secret Passage" by Fergus Hume
  5. Esa mujer Duenna be. - "Don Juan Tenorio" by José Zorrilla Translated by N. K. Mayberry & A. S. Kline