- buntbunt1 [bunt]vt., vi.[< ? ME bounten, to return]1. [Brit. Dial.] to strike or butt with or as with horns☆ 2. Baseball to bat (a pitched ball) lightly without swinging so that it rolls within the infield, usually in attempting to advance a base runnern.1. a butt or shove☆ 2. Baseballa) the act of buntingb) a bunted ballbunt2 [bunt]n.[< earlier dial., a puffball]a disease that destroys the grain of wheat and other grasses, caused by various fungi (genus Tilletia)bunt3 [bunt]n.[< ? MLowG & MDu, a binding, bundle; akin to BIND]1. the sagging part of a fish net2. the bellying part of a square sail
English World dictionary. V. Neufeldt. 2014.