Definition of puntsman in English:

puntsman

noun

  • A person who propels or handles a punt, or (especially in earlier use) who goes fishing or shooting in a punt.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in ‘Stonehenge’ (1810–1888) (real name John Walsh). From the genitive of punt + man.

Pronunciation

puntsman

/ˈpʌn(t)smən/