Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state or quality of being plump; fullness of skin; distention to roundness: as, the plumpness of a boy; plumpness of the cheek.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality or state of being plump.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality or state of being plump.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the bodily property of being well rounded

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Examples

  • She retains her usual colour and plumpness, which is a sign that the maternal exertions have not been too much for her.

    The Life of the Spider

  • But, Varys' "plumpness" is not crucial to the plot I know, he's a eunuch and he is a bit of a "master of disguise" anyway...

    Insider: Sean Bean cast as Ned

  • He was somewhat bald, somewhat grey, somewhat fat, and had lost that look of rosy plumpness which is seldom, I fear, compatible with hard work and late hours.

    Ayala's Angel

  • He was somewhat bald, somewhat grey, somewhat fat, and had lost that look of rosy plumpness which is seldom, I fear, compatible with hard work and late hours.

    Ayala's Angel

  • Charlotte who is just sixteen is shorter than her Sister, and though her figure cannot boast the easy dignity of Julia's, yet it has a pleasing plumpness which is in a different way as estimable.

    Love And Freindship

  • The most common type was that of mild obesity which men call "plumpness," a quality so prized since the world began that the women of all races by natural selection become relatively fatter than men.

    City of Endless Night

  • He was somewhat bald, somewhat grey, somewhat fat, and had lost that look of rosy plumpness which is seldom, I fear, compatible with hard work and late hours.

    Ayala's Angel

  • He was somewhat bald, somewhat grey, somewhat fat, and had lost that look of rosy plumpness which is seldom, I fear, compatible with hard work and late hours.

    Ayala's Angel

  • She doesn't have enough fat on her body to get the kind of plumpness she needs to pad her thighs and bum.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • "plumpness" promotes natural healing and wellness with safe, proven ingredients. estimated delivery time is based on the seller's handling time, the shipping service selected, and when the seller Immediate payment required for this item Immediate payment of US $19.99 is required.

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