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Definitions of plumb:
  • noun:   the metal bob of a plumb line
  • verb:   adjust with a plumb line so as to make vertical
  • verb:   examine thoroughly and in great depth
  • verb:   measure the depth of something
  • verb:   weight with lead
  • adjective:   exactly vertical
    Example: "The tower of Pisa is far out of plumb"
  • adverb:   exactly
    Example: "Fell plumb in the middle of the puddle"
  • adverb:   conforming to the direction of a plumb line
  • adverb:   completely; used as intensifiers
    Example: "I'm plumb (or plum) tuckered out"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #6205)

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