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English definition of “plump (sb/sth) down”

plump (sb/sth) down

informal
verb [T] uk phrasal verb with plump   /plʌmp/ us  
to sit down suddenly and heavily, or to put an object or child down suddenly and without taking care: She plumped down next to me on the sofa. He rushed in and plumped himself down in a chair. Joan sat down at the front of the bus, and plumped her bags down beside her.Sitting and standing
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