plum

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈplʌm/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/plʌm/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(plum)


Inflections of 'plum' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
plummer
adj comparative
plummest
adj superlative
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plum

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the plum is (not) ripe
  2. [fresh, canned] plums
  3. [halved, quartered, sliced] plums
  4. is filled with plums
  5. a bowl of plums
  6. the plum's pit
  7. a [juicy, sticky] plum
  8. the juice from the plum ran down his [chin, hand]
  9. different [shades, tones] of plum
  10. [deep, bright, vivid] plum
  11. UK, slang: [has, speaks with] a plum in his mouth
  12. idiom: will [fall, fall into your hand] like a ripe plum
  13. plum filling
  14. a plum [tree, orchard]
  15. plum [jam, jelly, sauce, pie, pudding]
  16. plum [-flavored, flavor] [jam]
  17. this [jam] is plum- [flavored]
  18. a plum-colored [dress, skirt, blazer, outfit]
  19. a plum-color [dress]
  20. a plum [dress]
  21. plum [red, violet, black]
  22. is plum in color
  23. a plum [book, novel, story]
  24. [landed, got, found, had] a plum job
  25. was painted plum
n as adj
  1. plum filling
  2. a plum [tree, orchard]
  3. plum [jam, jelly, sauce, pie, pudding]
  4. a plum-color [dress]
  5. a plum [dress]
  6. plum [red, violet, black]
  7. [landed, got, found, had] a plum job
adv
  1. plum-flavored [jam]
  2. this [jam] is plum-flavored
  3. a plum-colored [dress, skirt, blazer, outfit]
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