Definition for PLUMP

PLUMP, a. [Dan. plomp, plump, blunt, unhandy, clownish, rude; Sw. plump; D. plomp; G. plump. The primary sense seems to be thick, as if allied to lump and clump. See the noun.]

  1. Full; swelled with fat or flesh to the full size; fat; having a full skin; round; as, a plump boy; a plump habit of body. The famish'd crow grows plump and round. – Swift.
  2. Full; blunt; unreserved; unqualified; as, a plump lie.

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