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  Definition of Plunk
  1. (baseball) hitting a baseball so that it drops suddenly
  2. a hollow twanging sound
  3. pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion; "he plucked the strings of his mandolin"
  4. 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"
  5. drop steeply; "the stock market plunged"
  6. make or move along with a sound as of a horse''s hooves striking the ground
  7. with a short hollow thud; "plop came the ball down to the corner of the green"
Similar Words: plunker, pluck, pick, plank, flump, plonk, plop, plump down, plunk down, plump, dive, plunge, clop, clump, clunk

 

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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