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British Dictionary definitions for plonking

plonking

adjective
  1. foolish, clumsy, or inepthis plonking response to the princess's death
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Historical Examples

  • "Gimmie nine tickets on Ducksoup in the seventh," he said, plonking the handful of bills down on the counter.

    The Foreign Hand Tie

    Gordon Randall Garrett