Definition of take or have a punt at in English:
Australian /NZ informal Attempt to do (something).
- 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.
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