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noun punt pronunciation in American English /pʌnt/
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  1. 1
    [countable] the action of dropping a ball from your hands, and kicking it in the air, especially in the game of football
  2. 2
    [countable] the unit of money that was used in the Republic of Ireland before the euro was introduced
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  3. 3
    [countable] a long flat boat with square ends that you move by pushing a long pole against the bottom of the river
    1. a.
      [singular] the act of using a punt

      In the afternoon they all went for a punt.

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