- The definition of a pung is a low, box sleigh that is drawn by a horse.
An example of a pung is the sleigh in "Jingle Bells."
pung definition by Webster's New World
Origin: ; from earlier tom pung, altered ; from an unattested New England Algonquian (e.g. Massachusett) name akin to toboggan
pung definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun New England
Origin: Short for dialectal tom-pung, from an Algonquian language of southern New England.