there was a squirrel on the sidewalk plump in front of us Adjective
His aunt pinched his plump cheeks.
she's been plump all her life, and her sister has always been skinny
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It's spiked with a grand total of 72 ingredients meant to plump, firm, and hydrate, including call-outs like antioxidant-rich sea buckthorn oil, moisture-replenishing jojoba oil, and dullness-defying algae extract.—Jennifer Hussein, Allure, 21 Nov. 2023 Unlike plumping agents like Juvederm or Restylane Kysse, which last for six months or longer, the agents used in a lip flip typically last eight weeks.—Ana Escalante, Glamour, 6 Nov. 2023 Face Gym Multi-Sculpt High-Performance Gua Sha A stainless-steel tool with six different edges to plump, lift, and assist with lymphatic drainage, this one works like a charm to bring out the cheekbones.—Kiana Murden, Vogue, 27 Oct. 2023 Meanwhile, the gloss includes collagen-stimulating, filling sphere technology in a range of shades– from Blackberry to Clementine– which plump your lips over time.—India Espy-Jones, Essence, 23 Oct. 2023 How Do Pumpkins Become Giant? To grow a giant pumpkin, competitors experiment with various methods to plump up their fruits.—Elizabeth Gamillo, Discover Magazine, 23 Oct. 2023 This essence is made to soften and plump your skin, giving baby's bottom status.—Shanna Shipin, Glamour, 19 Oct. 2023 In addition to getting a boost in elasticity, the skin is also blanketed in plumping hyaluronic acid, an important anti-aging ingredient that also helps lock in moisture.—Emily Belfiore, Travel + Leisure, 17 Sep. 2023 Treat this roundup as the first 28 items on your wish list of innovative, effective, and gentle products that will seriously plump and brighten your complexion.—Sarah Han, Allure, 26 Oct. 2023
Meanwhile, aloe vera and sunflower seed oil plumps and conditions skin.—Jennifer Hussein, Allure, 21 Nov. 2023 This hydrating, color-changing formula moisturizes and visibly plumps, offering a luxurious shine at a budget-friendly price.
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Keep your hair looking fresh with the convenient travel-sized dry shampoo powder.—Kathy Barr, Rolling Stone, 21 Nov. 2023 Perfect for sensitive skin, the lightweight formula hydrates and plumps without any irritation.—Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, 15 Feb. 2023 Collagen plumps and firms the skin, while vitamin C acts as an antioxidant, protecting against free radicals that cause damage and accelerate the aging process.—Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 6 June 2023 Packed with peptides, this eye serum plumps and hydrates the under-eyes at a very reasonable price.—Tatjana Freund, elle.com, 1 June 2023 The result: a plump—not puffy—undereye area.—Sophie Wirt, Allure, 3 Aug. 2021 In addition, the hyaluronic acid and snow mushroom plump maximize hydration by pulling moisture into the skin while repairing the skin barrier.—Shani Hillian, ELLE, 9 Mar. 2023 The journey begins with The Daily Moisturizer — a lightweight cream that instantly smooths, plumps and hydrates skin — and Davlyn’s just getting started.—Natalie Alcala, The Hollywood Reporter, 28 Feb. 2023
But its romantic shape — a graceful or bulbous gooseneck ending in a pert stem, like an upturned nose, a plump and curvaceous bottom, heavy and steady and often blushed — is bested only by its complex taste.—G. Daniela Galarza, Washington Post, 16 Nov. 2023 The Koreatown restaurant is known for making king mandu as big as softballs, plump with pork and various vegetables and glass noodles.—Jenn Harris, Los Angeles Times, 16 Oct. 2023 All of these innovative, effective, and gentle products will surely upgrade your skin-care routine and plump and brighten your complexion for an undeniable glow.—Sarah Han, Allure, 11 Oct. 2023 The natural approach was on display one morning as harvesters slowly inched down the rows of vines, clipping plump purple clusters of Grenache grapes by hand.—Patricia Cohen Violette Franchi, New York Times, 7 Oct. 2023 In its current form, the genre’s plump rolodex of titles is endless and endlessly rewarding.—WIRED, 29 Oct. 2023 There are many different types of crowders, such as Calico and Blue Goose, but all of them become plump and creamy when cooked.—Sheri Castle, Southern Living, 21 Sep. 2023 His original and plump creations attracted the attention of art critics and, by then, the painter had created hundreds of drawings as well as some 1,000 paintings.—Manuel Rueda The Associated Press, Arkansas Online, 16 Sep. 2023 The plump bird provides enough meat for up to 18 servings.—Bridget Degnan, Southern Living, 20 Oct. 2023 See More
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Middle English plumpe
Adjective and Verb (2)
Middle English, dull, blunt, from Middle Dutch plomp