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  Words related to plunk

Related / Similar Words: plunker, pluck, pick, plank, flump, plonk, plop, plump down, plunk down, plump, dive, plunge, clop, clump, clunk

 

Definition:
  • (baseball) hitting a baseball so that it drops suddenly;
  • a hollow twanging sound;
  • pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion; "he plucked the strings of his mandolin";
  • 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";
  • drop steeply; "the stock market plunged";
  • make or move along with a sound as of a horse''s hooves striking the ground;
  • with a short hollow thud; "plop came the ball down to the corner of the green";

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    Hyponyms: twang, power-dive, nosedive, duck, crash-dive, parachute, jump

     

    Grouped Verbs: plunge, dump

     

    Derivational Morphology: clop, clump, clunk, pick, plectrum, plectron, pluck, plonk, plunge, thump, thumping, thud

     

     
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