verb (used without object)
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Origin of plummet
OTHER WORDS FROM plummetun·plum·met·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for plummet
Brands thought these people would bring them money, but when they realize that these characters don’t hold longevity and they see a massive plummet, they don’t go back to those people.UK Singer Celeste Is Bridging The Gap In Soul From Across The Pond|Brande Victorian|March 12, 2021|Essence.com
For example, in British Columbia, greenhouse gas emissions might go up, while in Saskatchewan, they would plummet.
Wind chills will plummet to around -20ºF on Friday for Hartford, Providence, and western Massachusetts.
And their value would surely plummet in the event of a default.
Interest rates will soar, home values will plummet, stock markets will crash, and global economies will crater.
But it would be the quickest way for her to plummet in the approval of the Burmese masses.
That the human mind with its poor plummet has already sounded the depths of the divine oracles!Gospel Philosophy|J. H. Ward
He means the builder's plummet, which Zorobabel shall hold in his hand for the finishing the building.-Ibid.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Something like a bath; on first investigation, seems bottomless; but plummet reaches conclusion at last.
But how about direct taxation, the manly sacrifice of free peoples, the plummet by which to sound the enlightenment of a nation?
The bees droned, and the wheeling buzzard suddenly dropped like a plummet a hundred yards through the larkspur blue.Mushroom Town|Oliver Onions