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- Rhymes: -ʌmp
Third person singular
- (intransitive) To grow plump; to swell out; as, her cheeks have plumped.
- (intransitive) To drop or fall suddenly or heavily, all at once.
- (intransitive) To give a plumper.
- (transitive) To make plump; to fill (out) or support; often with up.
- (transitive) To cast or let drop all at once, suddenly and heavily; as, to plump a stone into water.
- (transitive) To give (a vote), as a plumper.
Adjectiveplump (comparative er, superlative more)
Part or all of this page has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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