Definition of 'plonking'
Example sentences containing 'plonking'
'Oh, Sharon won't mind,' she said, plonking herself down on the chair and squashing Holly's handbag.PS, I LOVE YOU (2001)
'Do you know,' he said, plonking his gingeryhaired arms on her desk and trying to look caring and concerned,'why I came down here?LOOKING FOR ANDREW MCCARTHY (2001)
Trends of 'plonking'
View usage over:
Definition of plonking from the Collins English Dictionary
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' on the run up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.