adjective, plum·mer, plum·mest.
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Origin of plum
OTHER WORDS FROM plumplumlike, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH plumplum , plumb
Definition for plum (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for plum
Plummer, however, said Huawei was still interested in U.S. markets.
Plummer found the film so saccharine that he even developed a nickname for it: “The Sound of Mucus.”
Even though the film is regarded as a classic, Plummer has made it known over the years that he hates the film.
Many, says Plummer, actually pay it at higher rates than Romney.Who Are the 47 Percent? 7 Facts about the Americans Mitt Romney Attacked|Kevin Fallon|September 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Plummer, a great stage actor who has played nearly every Shakespearean figure, has always been allergic to sentimentality.
To his surprise Dr Plummer did not strike, but returned quietly to his desk.Tom, Dick and Harry|Talbot Baines Reed
And now with gloomy face the sergeant returned to where he had left Major Plummer watching the westward trail.Foes in Ambush|Charles King
The wild temptation to sell her Plummer birthright for a kiss assailed her.Rebecca Mary|Annie Hamilton Donnell
At two o'clock this afternoon you must appear before Justice Plummer.Under Fire|Frank A. Munsey
Surely a girl would not shrink from her uncle in this manner, not from a big, kindly uncle like Plummer.The Candidate|Joseph Alexander Altsheler
British Dictionary definitions for plum (1 of 2)
- a dark reddish-purple colour
- (as adjective)a plum carpet
- something of a superior or desirable kind, such as a financial bonus
- (as modifier)a plum job