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(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’→ stot
Late 19th century: from Afrikaans, literally show off, from Dutch pronken to strut.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.