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punt

 
Noun punt has 3 senses
  1. Irish pound, Irish punt, punt, pound - formerly the basic unit of money in Ireland; equal to 100 pence
    --1 is a kind of Irish monetary unit
    --1 has parts: penny
  2. punt - an open flat-bottomed boat used in shallow waters and propelled by a long pole
    --2 is a kind of
    boat
    Derived form: verb punt2
  3. punt, punting - (football) a kick in which the football is dropped from the hands and kicked before it touches the ground; "the punt traveled 50 yards"; "punting is an important part of the game"
    --3 is a kind of kick, boot, kicking
    Derived form: verb punt1
Verb punt has 3 senses
  1. punt - kick the ball
    --1 is one way to
    kick
    Derived forms: noun punt3, noun punter2, noun punting1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  2. punt, pole - propel with a pole; "pole barges on the river"; "We went punting in Cambridge"
    --2 is one way to propel, impel
    Derived forms: noun punt2, noun punter1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. bet on, back, gage, stake, game, punt - place a bet on; "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"
    --3 is one way to bet, wager, play
    Derived form: noun punter3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s on something
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