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plummy

adjective uk   us   /ˈplʌm.i/

plummy adjective (SPEECH)

used to describe a low voice or way of speaking using long vowels, of a type thought to be typical of the English upper social class: a plummy voice a plummy accent

plummy adjective (FRUIT)

having the taste or dark reddish-purple colour of plums: This wine has an almost plummy flavour.
Translations of “plummy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 說話, (嗓音)裝腔作調的,做作的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 说话, (嗓音)拿腔作调的,做作的…
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