Definition of pronk in English:

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Pronunciation: /prôNGk/ Pronunciation: /präNGk/


[no object]
(Of a springbok or other antelope) leap in the air with an arched back and stiff legs, typically as a form of display or when threatened.


Late 19th century: from Afrikaans, literally 'show off', from Dutch pronken 'to strut'.

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