lunt

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch lont.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lunt (plural lunts)

  1. A slow-burning match or torch.
    • 1969, Robert Nye, Tales I Told My Mother,
      Bent down and saw I was right. A lunt up the bugger’s nose. A lunt? said Doctor Copper. Almost as long as your left forefinger, yes, said his visitor. Still burning.
  2. Smoke with flames, especially from a pipe.

Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lunt

  1. neuter form of lun

Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lunt

  1. partitive singular of lumi