GRE Word List


to drop, sink, or come in contact suddenly or heavily

The meaning of the word plump is to drop, sink, or come in contact suddenly or heavily.

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mutabilityprone to change : inconstant
manifoldmarked by diversity or variety
avalanchea large mass of snow, ice, earth, rock, or other material in swift motion down a mountainside or over a precipice
jingoistextreme chauvinism or nationalism marked especially by a belligerent foreign policy
frolicsomefull of gaiety : playful
secta dissenting or schismatic religious body
negligibleso small or unimportant or of so little consequence as to warrant little or no attention : trifling
trothloyal or pledged faithfulness : fidelity
gratuitousnot called for by the circumstances : not necessary, appropriate, or justified : unwarranted
earnto receive as return for effort and especially for work done or services rendered