Definition of pronk in English:

pronk

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’
    stot

Origin

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

Pronunciation:

pronk

/prɒŋk/