Word of the Day – Pronking

By December 3, 2017Word of the Day
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Pronking (verb)


What springboks do; to bounce, prance and leap the way a springbok does.

late 19th century: from Afrikaans, literally ‘show off’, from Dutch pronken ‘to strut’.

Example sentences

“Look at those pronking Springbok, they look as though they are dancing.”

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