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British Dictionary definitions for munt

munt

noun
  1. Southern African and Zimbabwean slang, derogatory a Black African

Word Origin

from Zulu umuntu person
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Examples from the Web for munt

Historical Examples

  • "There always has been mud in Poole Harbour," said Mrs. Munt, with a slight frown.

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    E. M. Forster

  • Fraternal to the last, he left her for the quieter company of Mrs. Munt.

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    E. M. Forster

  • "I trust there has been no misunderstanding," quavered Mrs. Munt.

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    E. M. Forster

  • Evie was in the balcony, "staring most rudely," according to Mrs. Munt.

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    E. M. Forster

  • Esprit de classe—if one may coin the phrase—was strong in Mrs. Munt.

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    E. M. Forster