Definitions

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  • adverb In a plummy manner.

Etymologies

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plummy +‎ -ly

Examples

  • Armed with a quick wit and a keen appetite for combat, Mr. Hitchens was in constant demand as a speaker on television, radio and the debating platform, where he held forth in a sonorous, plummily accented voice that seemed at odds with his disheveled appearance.

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  • Woodward will achieve nothing by sounding off plummily as if he thinks he only needs to be heard in the Home Counties.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • Woodward will achieve nothing by sounding off plummily as if he thinks he only needs to be heard in the Home Counties.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • Woodward will achieve nothing by sounding off plummily as if he thinks he only needs to be heard in the Home Counties.

    Slugger O'Toole

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