Definition of punt:
lb, pounding, hazard, pole, indorse, post, dog pound, second, hammering, stake, adventure, plunk for, endorse, hammer, pound, bet on, lbf., punting, pound sterling, venture, plump for, back, pound sign, back up, jeopardize, impale, gage, game, support, quid, Irish Pound.
Now some hoary grey tower stands out against the intense brightness of the western sky; now a tracery of fine trees shades for a time the dazzling light; then suddenly the fiery furnace is revealed again, reflected perhaps in the waters of some stream or amid the reeds and sedges of a mere, where a punt is moored containing anglers in broad wideawake hats.- "A Cotswold Village", J. Arthur Gibbs.
- "A Poor Man's House", Stephen Sydney Reynolds.
- "The Simpkins Plot", George A. Birmingham.