Definition of pont in English:

pont

noun

South African
  • A flat-bottomed ferry worked on cables or ropes.

    • ‘A wooden pont on empty oil drums has been constructed alongside the boathouse and ferries workmen across to the central fountain.’
    • ‘The boats are long flat ponts where you are seated on mats.’
    passenger boat, passenger ship, ferry boat, packet boat, packet, shuttle
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Origin

Dutch.

Pronunciation

pont

/pɒnt/