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Inflections of 'plump' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
plumper
adj comparative
plumpest
adj superlative
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Principal Translations
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plump adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (person: slightly fat) (cortés)rollizo/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa [b]grande[/b]", "mujer [b]alta[/b]").
  (coloquial)regordete adj mfadjetivo de una sola terminación: Adjetivos de una sola terminación en singular ("amable", "constante") pero que sí varían en plural ("amables", "constantes").
  gordo/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa [b]grande[/b]", "mujer [b]alta[/b]").
 I wouldn't call Philip fat, but I'd definitely say he's plump.
plump adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (full, rounded)rechoncho/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa [b]grande[/b]", "mujer [b]alta[/b]").
 Nathan leaned back against the plump cushions.
plump [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (pillow: make plump)ahuecar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
  esponjar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
  mullir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 Harriet plumps the pillows, which were rather flat.
plump [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (with prep: put carelessly)tirar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 Paul plumped his schoolbag on the kitchen table.
 
Additional Translations
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plump advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (with a heavy drop)pesadamente advadverbio: Describe al verbo, al adjetivo o a otro adverbio ("corre [b]rápidamente[/b]", "sucede [b]ahora[/b]", "[b]muy[/b] extraño").
 The stone went plump into the water.
plump advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (straight, directly)directamente advadverbio: Describe al verbo, al adjetivo o a otro adverbio ("corre [b]rápidamente[/b]", "sucede [b]ahora[/b]", "[b]muy[/b] extraño").
 The stone landed plump in the middle of the pond.
plump nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sudden drop)caída nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino, que lleva los artículos la o una en singular, y las o unas en plural. Exemplos: la mesa, una tabla.
 The plump of James's buttocks onto the sofa flattened the cushion.
plump nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sound of sudden drop)plum onomatonomatopeya: Palabra que imita el sonido de la cosa o acción que nombra ("pum", "cloc", "miau").
 Helen heard the plump as the stone hit the water.
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Locuciones verbales
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plump down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." informal (fall, sit heavily)desplomarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
 James plumped down on the sofa.
plump [sth] up,
plump up [sth]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
(pillow, etc.: make plump)mullir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 Before I get into bed, I always plump up the pillows.
 Antes de meterme en la cama siempre mullo las almohadas.
  ahuecar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 Antes de meterme en la cama siempre ahueco las almohadas.
plump up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (grow rounder, fatter)engordar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no [b]llegó[/b]", "[b]corrí[/b] a casa").
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Compound Forms:
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plump for [sth] vi + prep informal (choose) (coloquial)quedarse con v prnl + prep
 Money or time? I'd plump for time.
 ¿Dinero o tiempo? Me quedo con el tiempo.
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