- Put-put is an alternate spelling for putt-putt, a game of golf played on a miniature course or is slang for a vehicle that is powered by a small gasoline engine.
An example of put-put is a type of miniature golf.
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- A small gasoline engine.
- A vehicle, such as a boat, that is operated by a small gasoline engine.
Origin: Imitative of a running engine.