SpruntSprunt\, 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.]
SpruntSprunt\, 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.]
SpruntSprunt\, a. Active; lively; vigorous. [Obs.] --Kersey.