Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who marks the points in the game of basset; a marker.
  • noun One who fishes or hunts in a punt.
  • noun One who punts a boat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (London Stock Exchange) A scalper.
  • noun One who punts; specifically, one who plays against the banker or dealer, as in baccara and faro.
  • noun One who punts a football; also, one who propels a punt.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who bets (punts) against the bank (banque).
  • noun One who oars or poles a punt (pontoon).
  • noun One who punts a football.
  • noun UK, slang one who gambles. See speculator.
  • noun UK, slang A customer of a commercial establishment, frequently of a pub or (alternatively) of a prostitute.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun (football) a person who kicks the football by dropping it from the hands and contacting it with the foot before it hits the ground
  • noun someone who propels a boat with a pole
  • noun someone who bets

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