Bunt Synonyms & Definitions

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• BuntDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (v. i.) To swell out; as, the sail bunts.
  2. (n.) A fungus (Ustilago foetida) which affects the ear of cereals, filling the grains with a fetid dust; -- also called pepperbrand.
  3. (v. t. & i.) To strike or push with the horns or head; to butt; as, the ram bunted the boy.
  4. (n.) The middle part, cavity, or belly of a sail; the part of a furled sail which is at the center of the yard.
  5. (n.) the act of bunting the ball.
  6. (n.) A push or shove; a butt;
  7. (v. t. & i.) To bat or tap (the ball) slowly within the infield by meeting it with the bat without swinging at it.

• BunterDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) A woman who picks up rags in the streets; hence, a low, vulgar woman.