Definitions for spunkspʌŋk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kindling, tinder, touchwood, spunk, punk(noun)

    material for starting a fire

  2. heart, mettle, nerve, spunk(noun)

    the courage to carry on

    "he kept fighting on pure spunk"; "you haven't got the heart for baseball"

Wiktionary

  1. spunk(Noun)

    A spark.

  2. spunk(Noun)

    Touchwood; tinder.

  3. spunk(Noun)

    Courage; spirit; mettle; determination.

  4. spunk(Noun)

    An attractive person (normally male).

  5. spunk(Noun)

    Male ejaculate; semen.

  6. spunk(Verb)

    to ejaculate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spunk(noun)

    wood that readily takes fire; touchwood; also, a kind of tinder made from a species of fungus; punk; amadou

  2. Spunk(noun)

    an inflammable temper; spirit; mettle; pluck; as, a man of spunk

  3. Origin: [Gael. spong, or Ir. sponc, tinder, sponge; cf. AS. sponge a sponge (L. spongia), spn a chip. Cf. Sponge, Punk.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Spunk

    spungk, n. touchwood, tinder, a fungus from which tinder is made, punk, amadou: (Scot.) a small fire, a fiery spark, a lucifer-match: mettle, spirit, pluck.—v.i. to take fire, flame up.—adj. Spunk′y, spirited: fiery-tempered. [Cf. Ir. sponc, tinder, sponge—L. spongia, a sponge—Gr. sponggia.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spunk in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spunk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gretchen Stanton:

    She had charm. She was sweet a little bit of spunk and very open-minded, she always worked hard. She really put her heart into everything she did and was very determined to make people happy.

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