plumper

noun (1)
plump·​er | \ ˈpləm-pər How to pronounce plumper (audio) \

Definition of plumper

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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

plumper

noun (2)

Definition of plumper (Entry 2 of 2)

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

First Known Use of plumper

Noun (1)

1690, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1761, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for plumper

Noun (1)

plump entry 5

Noun (2)

plump entry 1

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The first known use of plumper was in 1690

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“Plumper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plumper. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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plumper

noun
plump·​er | \ ˈpləm-pər How to pronounce plumper (audio) \

Medical Definition of plumper

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

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