Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary
1

plumper

play
noun plump·er \ˈpləm-pər\

Definition of plumper

  1. :  an object carried in the mouth to fill out the cheeks



Origin of plumper

5plump


First Known Use: 1690

Rhymes with plumper


2

plumper

noun plump·er

Definition of plumper

chiefly British

  1. :  a vote for only one candidate when two or more are to be elected to the same office



Origin of plumper

1plump


First Known Use: circa 1785


Medical Dictionary

plumper

play
noun plump·er \ˈpləm-pər\

Medical Definition of plumper

  1. :  an object carried in the mouth to fill out the cheeks




Learn More about plumper


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up plumper? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 14, 2016

to hug and kiss another person

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

2.2 pounds 196.5 pounds 100 pounds 16.96 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ