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Synonyms for punt

Synonyms for punt

formerly the basic unit of money in Ireland

an open flat-bottomed boat used in shallow waters and propelled by a long pole

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(football) a kick in which the football is dropped from the hands and kicked before it touches the ground

kick the ball

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propel with a pole

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You had a pound, a fiver or a tenner in your pocket, never a punt.
Harris did return one other punt 27 yards Saturday, and Colorado's only return of the game went for 12.
Harris was the natural choice to return punts this season after setting a school record with four touchdowns in 2010 and finishing second in punt-return average with 18.
Waterford Crystal sales revenue grew 16 percent to Irish Punt 44.
Over the past four games, opponents have four punt returns for a net of seven yards, and OSU hasn't given up a punt-return touchdown this season.
Defensive strategy in this area should be to get a stop and be in position to receive a punt around the 50-yard-line.
FIRST PAST THE POST: Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and Charlie McGreevy flutter away their last punts yesterday
The Wedgwood Group produced a profit before interest and taxation of Irish punt 2.
With the ball in the hands of Oregon's two true freshmen punt specialists, Osborne saw that Utah was preparing to "bring the house" as the Ducks lined up to punt the ball away with 15 seconds left.
When I returned a punt, I stepped right back on the field to play offense.
Most coaches really do a good job on protection, so there is no need to dwell on it in this system, except to say that it is really an important part of the punt operation.
Significant reshaping of both Waterford and Wedgwood businesses provided for by exceptional costs of Irish punt 18.
Among the myriad problems for the Ducks on Saturday were poor performances from both of their punt units.
Bruins returner Terrence Austin muffed a punt at midfield, which was recovered by Stanford's David Lofton.
Our guards usually stay on the punt team, but they may also be replaced by the physical types I have already mentioned.