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  Words related to plumb

Related / Similar Words: plumb bob, plummet, clean, plum

 

Definition:
  • the metal bob of a plumb line;
  • adjust with a plumb line so as to make vertical;
  • examine thoroughly and in great depth;
  • measure the depth of something;
  • weight with lead;
  • exactly vertical; "the tower of Pisa is far out of plumb";
  • completely; used as intensifiers; "clean forgot the appointment"; "I''m plumb (or plum) tuckered out";
  • exactly; "fell plumb in the middle of the puddle";
  • conforming to the direction of a plumb line;

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    Part Meronyms: plumb line, perpendicular

     

    Derivational Morphology: plumb bob, plummet, bathymetry, plumbing

     

     
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