[struhnt, stroo nt]Scot. and North England


the fleshy part or stump of a tail, especially of a horse's tail.

verb (used with object)

to cut short, especially to dock (the tail of a horse or sheep).

Origin of strunt

1600–10; nasalized variant of strut2; compare Norwegian strunta to walk stiffly Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019