plum

Part of speech:

A raisin.

Part of speech: noun

The edible fruit of a tree of the rose family; also, the tree.

Part of speech: noun

The best part of anything.

Part of speech: verb

To test or adjust by a plumbline.

Part of speech: verb

To supply ( a building) with gas, water, and sewerpipes.

Part of speech: adjective

True, accurate, and upright; vertical; perpendicular.

Part of speech: noun

A plummet.

Part of speech: adverb

In a vertical direction.

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Usage examples "plum":

  1. You gave me the first Christmas gift I ever got in my life- a piece of plum cake. - "The Tempering", Charles Neville Buck.
  2. You'd soon weary of the sugar- plum business, and so should I. I have read somewhere that the true way to keep a man a lover is to give him plenty of work." - "His Sombre Rivals", E. P. Roe.
  3. A groom in a plum- colored livery stood at my elbow. - "Humorous Ghost Stories", Dorothy Scarborough.