Definition of spunk noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    spunk

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//spʌŋk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//spʌŋk//
     
    Brave
     
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  1. 1[uncountable] (informal) courage; determination See related entries: Brave
  2. 2[uncountable] (British English, taboo, slang) = semen
  3. 3[countable] (informal, Australian English, informal) a sexually attractive person
  4. Word Origin mid 16th cent. (in the sense ‘a spark, vestige’): of unknown origin; perhaps a blend of spark and obsolete funk ‘spark’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: spunk