Sprunt
Sprunt Sprunt, n. 1. Anything short and stiff. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. A leap; a spring. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

3. A steep ascent in a road. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]


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  • Sprunt — (spr[u^]nt), v. i. [Cf. {Sprout}, v. i.] To spring up; to germinate; to spring forward or outward. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] {To sprunt up}, to draw one s self up suddenly, as in anger or defiance; to bristle up. [Local, U.S.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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