Meaning of runt
Pronunciation: (runt), [key]
- an animal that is small or stunted as compared with others of its kind.
- the smallest or weakest of a litter, esp. of pigs or puppies.
- a person who is small and contemptible: That runt causes most of the trouble at the meetings.
- an old or decayed tree stump.
- an old cow or ox.
- an ugly old woman; hag.
- runt (Thesaurus)