sprunt

Sprunt

Sprunt\, v. i. [Cf. Sprout, v. i.] To spring up; to germinate; to spring forward or outward. [Obs.]

To sprunt up, to draw one's self up suddenly, as in anger or defiance; to bristle up. [Local, U.S.]
Webster's Revised

Sprunt

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

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

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

Sprunt

Sprunt\, a. Active; lively; vigorous. [Obs.] --Kersey.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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