from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A hard knock.
  • n. A pestle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A blow or thump.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A thump or blow.
  • n. An obsolete spelling of poult.


Possibly a variant of palt or pelt (verb) (Wiktionary)


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  • JM looked everywhere for the meaning then it hit him like a polt from the blue!

    February 16, 2011