Australian/NZ informal Attempt to do (something).
More example sentences
- Mystic Medusa tells all, and also takes a punt at some eminent personages, including the Pope and the Dalai Lama.
- He didn't need to laugh at me as I failed to dispossess him, or to use his goalkeeper to run upfield to have a punt at goal.
- Everyone's having a punt at shattering the race leader on the last real climb of the Tour.