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munt

/mʊnt/
noun
1.
(South African & Zimbabwean, slang, derogatory) a Black African
Word Origin
from Zulu umuntu person
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  • "I should suppose it would be a very good thing," said munt.

    April Hopes William Dean Howells
  • Mrs. munt did not often lose her temper, and when she did it was only to protect those whom she loved.

    Howards End E. M. Forster
  • "I do understand," retorted Mrs. munt, with immense confidence.

    Howards End E. M. Forster
  • "There always has been mud in Poole Harbour," said Mrs. munt, with a slight frown.

    Howards End E. M. Forster
  • "That isn't exactly what people are saying to Mrs. Pasmer, Mrs. Brinkley," suggested munt, with his humorous manner.

    April Hopes William Dean Howells
  • Fraternal to the last, he left her for the quieter company of Mrs. munt.

    Howards End E. M. Forster
  • Esprit de classe—if one may coin the phrase—was strong in Mrs. munt.

    Howards End E. M. Forster
  • I've been talking with Mr. munt about them to-day, and he confirms all that Etta Saintsbury said.

    April Hopes William Dean Howells
  • Margaret grew depressed; she was anxious to settle on a house before they left town to pay their annual visit to Mrs. munt.

    Howards End E. M. Forster
  • There never was anybody so nice as Mrs. munt—there never could be!

    The Palace in the Garden Mary Louisa Molesworth

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