punter

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noun punt·er \ˈpən-tər\

Definition of punter

  1. 1 :  one that punts: such asa chiefly British :  a person who gambles; especially :  one who bets against a bookmakerb :  a person who uses a punt in boatingc :  a person who punts a ball

  2. 2 chiefly British :  customer, patron

Examples of punter in a sentence

  1. He was one of the greatest punters in NFL history.

  2. Effective marketing means getting the punters to buy what you want them to buy.

  3. The sale attracted more than 1,000 punters.

Circa 1706

First Known Use of punter

circa 1706


PUNTER Defined for English Language Learners

punter

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noun punt·er \ˈpən-tər\

Definition of punter for English Language Learners

  • American football : a player whose job is to punt the ball

  • : someone who makes a bet

  • : a person who goes on a river, canal, etc., in a long, thin boat (called a punt)



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