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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who bets; (football) a person who kicks the football by dropping it from the hands and contacting it with the foot before it hits the ground; Someone who propels a boat with a pole.

Usage examples (28)
  • Wisconsin punter Ken DeBauche then stepped out of the end zone on the final play to account for the final score.
  • "The punter should be the least of our worries," Ryan said Thursday.
  • The man was old and gnarled and well known as a punter in Hong Kong.
  • When watching football, I think the punter is the most impressive player. for more
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