plumb new depths

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Definition of plumb new depths

: to reach the lowest or worse state or condition The team is plumbing new depths this season. The company's stocks plumbed new depths this week.

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“Plumb new depths.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plumb%20new%20depths. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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