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Definition of ponce verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

ponce

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//pɒns//
 
; NAmE NAmE//pɑːns//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they ponce
BrE BrE//pɒns//
 
; NAmE NAmE//pɑːns//
 
he / she / it ponces
BrE BrE//ˈpɒnsɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɑːnsɪz//
 
past simple ponced
BrE BrE//pɒnst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//pɑːnst//
 
past participle ponced
BrE BrE//pɒnst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//pɑːnst//
 
-ing form poncing
BrE BrE//ˈpɒnsɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɑːnsɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin late 19th cent.: perhaps from the verb pounce. Phrasal Verbsponce about