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

plump (sb/sth) down

informal phrasal verb with plump     /plʌmp/ verb [T]
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 him self 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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