Yeah, a sort of willingness to abdicate agency and submit yourself to forces that may be to your benefit or detriment. The spirits. I suspect it largely depends on the respect you have for them.one thing years of self-reflecting in altered states has taught me is that the distinction between being brave and being stupid is extremely fuzzy
The word is largely confined to Commonwealth countries (but not Canada) and is of uncertain origin, but is thought to be a diminutive of 'pun,' a British dialect word for pound, from the days in which such containers were used as a unit of measurement. The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, parenthetically in its entry for geneticist R. C. Punnett (1875–1967), credits "a strawberry growing ancestor [who] devised the wooden basket known as a 'punnet.'"