noun 1. a type of rock-‘n’-roll, reaching its peak in the late 1970s and characterized by loud, insistent music and abusive or violent protest lyrics, and whose performers and followers are distinguished by extremes of dress and socially defiant behavior. noun 1. a fast abrasive style of rock music of the late 1970s, characterized by […]
[puhng-kee] /ˈpʌŋ ki/ adjective, punkier, punkiest. 1. of, like, or pertaining to spongy . 2. burning very slowly, as a fire. [puhng-kee] /ˈpʌŋ ki/ adjective, punkier, punkiest. 1. Slang. of or like or hoodlums. 2. of, relating to, or characteristic of , its performers, or its devotees. adj. 1872, of wood, from punk (n.1) + […]
[puhn-er] /ˈpʌn ər/ noun 1. a person who ; punster. [puhn-er] /ˈpʌn ər/ noun 1. a rammer for compacting earth or fresh concrete.
[puhn-it] /ˈpʌn ɪt/ noun, British, Australian. 1. a small container or basket for strawberries or other fruit. /ˈpʌnɪt/ noun 1. (mainly Brit) a small basket for fruit, such as strawberries n. “small, round chip basket,” 1822, chiefly British, of obscure origin.