Definition of 'plummy'
Example sentences containing 'plummy'
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He always imagined himself with a plummy voice, a grand life and a gin and tonic. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Fabulous detects a distinct Scouse twang to her normally plummy tones. The Sun (2011)That ripe, plummy, harvest scent on the chilly air. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Try this Chilean young to enjoy rich, plummy fruit jostling with a dash of coal tar. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He was best-known for his strong dislike of contemporary art - delivered in an unmistakable plummy accent. The Sun (2015)There was a blast of sweet plummy fruit that settled down into a dry and savoury French style laced with prunes and liquorice - gorgeous. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Definition of plummy from the Collins English Dictionary
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