Definition of pronk in English:

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pronk

Pronunciation: /prɒŋk/

verb

[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: grysbok were pronking over tall tufts of grass

Origin

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

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