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verb     punt pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlepunting
past tensepunted
past participlepunted

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  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to drop a ball from your hands and kick it, especially in the game of football
  2. 2
    [intransitive] to travel on a river in a punt
    1. a.
      [intransitive/transitive] to move a punt along with a long pole

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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