French translation of 'plonk'
1. (Britain) (= wine) vin m ordinaire ⧫ pinard m
He couldn’t tell the difference between plonk and a decent bottle of wine. Il ne savait pas distinguer un pinard ordinaire d’un vrai cru.
2. (= dull sound) son m mat
to plonk sth on sth flanquer qch sur qch
Phrasal verbsplonk down
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Example Sentences Including 'plonk'
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A view is redundant without a polished steel pattern plonked in the middle.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Are the displays themselves thinned out so that most objects no longer have other objects plonked in front of them?Times, Sunday Times (2009)
I plugged the sensor into the Xbox 360 and plonked it in front of the telly.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It claims the move to copy the staple plonk on restaurant wine lists up and down the country will help shoppers confused about what to buy.The Sun (2010)
It had just been plonked there.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Just plonk them into the ground and they will grow away.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Kings Road was an arts colony and we were plonk in the middle.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Prepare to bid farewell to one of the staples of the British drinker: cheap plonk.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Safari purists may well be horrified at the incongruity of all this luxury plonked in the middle of one of the world's best game parks.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
And plonked in the middle of the veg, a giant potato.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Just plonk the flatscreen over the window and pretend.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The main difference, she says, is that at home she likes to make rustic dishes that can be plonked on the table and shared.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Mention Italian wine and people automatically think of cheap plonk.Cheap Eats Guide to Europe 1994 (1993)
A horribly dry cake with no greeting was plonked in front of her.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Each container had residues of wine - and not just any old plonk.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It tastes like cheap plonk.The Sun (2016)
Like a vintage bottle of plonk, this just gets better with age.The Sun (2010)
The cheap plonk should help with that.The Sun (2013)
The singer got back to base around 11.30pm and plonked herself in front of the telly.The Sun (2014)
To find yourself plonked just off the coast from a huge population of eager new consumers is a wonderful opportunity.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
What you want to do with these gadgets is plonk them somewhere that lets you check the figures with a casual glance, perhaps when walking by.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Iwas gratified to read last week that most people can't tell the difference between plonk and expensive wine.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Used Rarely. plonk is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of plonk from the Collins English to French Dictionary