London slang for costumer, may also be used for "johns" (among prostitutes and police agents), people who watch porn movies or go to strip joints regularly.
No punters, no business.
Also a customer in a shop/establishment.
-shopkeep:"see what those punters want while i attend to this lady"
One who visits brothels.
However in polite company, one who bets (on horce races), or visits your retail establishment.
Thw Whore House is full of Whores and Puters
Someone who is ill-informed and liable to be taken advantage of. A sucker
who lacks inside knowlege or savvy
I felt like a right punter when I was at the carnival in Rio last year. Every taxi driver, shopkeeper, vendor and hustler in town had their hand in my pockets.
Dere wuz dis group of elderly punters, whut always filled de pub wit' dat old person smell.
(In the world of professional skiing, ski racing, selected freestyle skiers, upper-level alpine skiing, those skiers 'in the know')
A lower-class skier. A skier that cannot ski a blue or black ski run. A certain breed of skier frowned upon by other skiers that know what they are doing. Often wears the 'punter uniform' consisting of a jacket from the 60's, jeans tucked into ski boots, a baseball cap and sunglasses or a neckwarmer worn as a hat. If this describes you, go away.
Also, all snowboarders.
"Look at that guy who just crashed! What a punter!"
"Where did you learn to ski? You're such a punter!"
A program to flood peoples AIM or other Instant Messaging accounts. Flooding
a person's account will deliberatly cause an error in the person's account, therefore causing that program to crash.
AIMPunter 2.1+ is the best punter out there. It causes everyone to be booted
from online that I want.