lunt

[ luhnt, loont ]
/ lʌnt, lunt /
Scot.

noun

a match; the flame used to light a fire.
smoke or steam, especially smoke from a tobacco pipe.

verb (used without object)

to emit smoke or steam.
to smoke a pipe.

verb (used with object)

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Origin of lunt

1540–50; <Dutch lont match, fuse; akin to Middle Low German lunte match, wick

Definition for lunt (2 of 2)

Lunt
[ luhnt ]
/ lʌnt /

noun

Alfred, 1893–1977, U.S. actor (husband of Lynn Fontanne).
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