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PLUMP





Definition:

  1. [adverb] straight down especially heavily or abruptly; "the anchor fell plump into the sea"; "we dropped the rock plump into the water"

  2. [noun] the sound of a sudden heavy fall

  3. [verb] drop sharply; "The stock market plummeted"
    Synonyms: plummet

  4. [verb] set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise; "He planked the money on the table"; "He planked himself into the sofa"
    Synonyms: plank, flump, plonk, plop, plunk, down, plunk down

  5. [verb] make fat or plump; "We will plump out that poor starving child"
    Synonyms: fatten, fat, flesh out, fill out, out, fatten out, fatten up

  6. [verb] give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number; "I plumped for the losing candidates"
    Synonyms: go

  7. [adjective] euphemisms for slightly fat; "a generation ago...buxom actresses were popular"- Robt.A.Hamilton; "chubby babies"; "pleasingly plump"
    Synonyms: buxom, chubby, embonpoint, zaftig, zoftig

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