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plump

  
  ( plumper    comparative)   ( plumpest    superlative)   ( plumps    3rd person present)   ( plumping    present participle)   ( plumped    past tense & past participle  )
1       adj   You can describe someone or something as plump to indicate that they are rather fat or rounded.  
Maria was small and plump with a mass of curly hair..., ...red pears, ripe peaches and plump nectarines.     
  plumpness      n-uncount  
There was a sturdy plumpness about her hips.     
2       verb   If you plump a pillow or cushion, you shake it and hit it gently so that it goes back into a rounded shape.  
She panics when people pop in unexpectedly, rushing round plumping cushions.      V n  
      Plump up means the same as plump., phrasal verb  
`You need to rest,' she told her reassuringly as she moved to plump up her pillows.      V P n (not pron)  
3       verb   If you plump for someone or something, you choose them, often after hesitating or thinking carefully.  
  (mainly BRIT)  
I think Tessa should plump for Malcolm, her long-suffering admirer.      V for n  
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plump         

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      adj   beefy     (informal)   burly, buxom, chubby, corpulent, dumpy, fat, fleshy, full, obese, podgy, portly, roly-poly, rotund, round, stout, tubby, well-covered, well-upholstered     (informal)  
  
Antonyms     
   anorexic, bony, emaciated, lanky, lean, scrawny, skinny, slender, slim, sylphlike, thin  

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plump          [2]  
      vb  
1    drop, dump, fall, flop, sink, slump  
2      (with)       for   back, choose, come down in favour of, favour, opt for, side with, support  
      adj  
3    abrupt, direct, downright, forthright, plain, unqualified, unreserved  

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plum, pump, plumb, plume

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