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putt-putt

[puht-puht, -puht] /ˈpʌtˈpʌt, -ˌpʌt/
noun, verb (used without object)
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putt-putt

noun
  1. A small marine engine
  2. A motorboat, esp a slow one: A sneaker's no good. Got to use a putt-putt
  3. Any small motor vehicle
verb

: We'll putt-putt over to the island

[1905+; fr the sound of a two-cycle engine]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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