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plump

adjective uk   /plʌmp/ us  
C2 having a pleasantly soft, rounded body or shape: a nice plump chicken plump juicy grapes a child with plump rosy cheeks C2 polite word for fat: He's got rather plump since I last saw him.
plumpness
noun [U] uk   /ˈplʌmp.nəs/ us  

plump

verb [T] uk   /plʌmp/ us  
to shake and push something to make it round and soft: My aunt was busy straightening furniture and plumping cushions. Let me plump up your pillows for you.
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