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lunt

[ luhnt, loont ]
/ lʌnt, lunt /
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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

Other definitions for lunt (2 of 2)

Lunt
[ luhnt ]
/ lʌnt /

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