plumb

Part of speech: adverb

Perpendicularly.

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 "plumb":

  1. You got the man that killed him- plumb. - "Northern Lights", Gilbert Parker.
  2. " You cain't go in unless'n you'll promise to be plumb quiet- not to open yo' mouth," Judith told her sharply. - "Judith of the Cumberlands", Alice MacGowan.
  3. Then he added, with a grin, The Judge has plumb ruined our quiet little expedition anyhow. - "The Enchanted Canyon", Honoré Willsie Morrow.