plumply

adverb (1)
plump·​ly | \ ˈpləm-plē How to pronounce plumply (audio) \

Definition of plumply

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: in a plump way a plumply pretty girl

plumply

adverb (2)

Definition of plumply (Entry 2 of 2)

: in a wholehearted manner and without hesitation or circumlocution : forthrightly

First Known Use of plumply

Adverb (1)

1611, in the meaning defined above

Adverb (2)

1726, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for plumply

Adverb (2)

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