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bunting

EN[ˈbʌntɪŋ] [-ʌntɪŋ]
WBunting
  • Bunting may refer to:
  • Bunting (surname)
  • Bunting (bird), a group of birds
  • Bunting (clothing), infant sleeping bag
  • The act of laying down a bunt, a type of offensive play in baseball
  • Bunting (textile), a lightweight cloth material often used for flags and festive decorations
  • A term of endearment that may also imply "plump" – as in the nursery rhyme Bye, baby Bunting
Bunting on display for day 3 of the 2012 Olympic torch relay, in Devon, UK
Bunting on display for day 3 of the 2012 Olympic torch relay, in Devon, UK

    Definition of bunting in English Dictionary

  • NounPLbuntingsSUF-ing
    1. Strips of material used as festive decoration, especially in the colours of the national flag.
      1. (nautical) A thin cloth of woven wool from which flags are made; it is light enough to spread in a gentle wind but resistant to fraying in a strong wind.
        1. Flags considered as a group.
          1. Any of various songbirds, mostly of the genus Emberiza, having short bills and brown or gray plumage.
          2. Verb
            1. present participle of bunt.
            • Word Lists (This word is listed in the following word lists)
              1. Wiktionary : Frequency lists 10001-20000
            • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
              1. Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                • Verbs
                  • Verb forms
                    • Participles
                      • Present participles

                Other Vocabulary

                Look-Alike Words
                1. en hunting
                2. en cunting
                3. en bunding
                4. en bunging
                5. en bunking
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                1. en buntings
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                Meaning of bunting for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "bunting" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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