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To have a bet.
John: I have a feeling QPR will beat Man U today.
Alex: At 14/1, it's worth a punt!
by Top Tipster January 10, 2013
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(MIT slang) (1) To skip class (2) To avoid doing work. Ant: tool.
by Anonymous November 07, 2003
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To 'have a punt' means to bet prospectively on something that probably won't win.
"What so you think Shergar is coming in at Cheltenham?"

"Not really, but I'll have punt on that"

or

"That stuck up bitch over there only sleeps with guys who have at least 10 grand in their pocket and a diamond bed to sleep on"

"Fuck mate, have a punt, if it don't work out, nothing lost."
by cocktwist March 18, 2010
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The official currency of the Republic of Ireland prior to the comming of the Euro. People usually referred to them as pounds as the official name was technically the Irish for 'pound', as a result the official name was more commonly used when speaking Irish.
Tá cúig phunt agam. (I have five punts)
by Waraddict October 29, 2006
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punt predates the AIM definition with its use on AOL.

To punt someone was to kick them offline through the use of a known IM exploit, usually with a program written expressly for that purpose. It was usually something like a buffer overflow or what not.
dude, i just punted that whore
by laissez faire September 20, 2004
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