Definition of 'plonk'
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A view is redundant without a polished steel pattern plonked in the middle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It tastes like cheap plonk. The Sun (2016) Just plonk them into the ground and they will grow away. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The cheap plonk should help with that. The Sun (2013) Just plonk the flatscreen over the window and pretend. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Are the displays themselves thinned out so that most objects no longer have other objects plonked in front of them? Times, Sunday Times (2009)To find yourself plonked just off the coast from a huge population of eager new consumers is a wonderful opportunity. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It had just been plonked there. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Kings Road was an arts colony and we were plonk in the middle. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Each container had residues of wine - and not just any old plonk. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Mention Italian wine and people automatically think of cheap plonk. Cheap Eats Guide to Europe 1994 (1993)And plonked in the middle of the veg, a giant potato. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The singer got back to base around 11.30pm and plonked herself in front of the telly. The Sun (2014)Like a vintage bottle of plonk, this just gets better with age. The Sun (2010)A horribly dry cake with no greeting was plonked in front of her. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Iwas gratified to read last week that most people can't tell the difference between plonk and expensive wine. Times, Sunday Times (2011)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)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)Prepare to bid farewell to one of the staples of the British drinker: cheap plonk. Times, Sunday Times (2008)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)I plugged the sensor into the Xbox 360 and plonked it in front of the telly. Times, Sunday Times (2010)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)
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