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Noun
An edible and fleshy stone fruit
“A ripe plum will be very sweet, flavorful and juicy. A less-than-ripe plum will have no sweetness.”
Noun
The stone-fruit tree that bears plums
“Willows, dogwoods, birches, red alders, and Indian plums line the wetlands, which are alive with birds and waterfowl.”
Noun
Something, typically a job, considered to be highly desirable
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“As fate would have it, the minor role was a plum, the kind novices dream about.”
Noun
(archaic, rare) A great fortune or amount of money
“He acquired a plentiful fortune, tho', to his infinite regret, he died before it amounted to a plum.”
Noun
(now literary) A reward, prize or recompense for a service
Noun
Political patronage
Noun
A position that requires no work but still gives an ample payment
Noun
Dark magenta
Noun
(usually used in plural form "valuables") An item of great value
Adjective
Considered to be highly desirable
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“She landed a plum job as a cocktail waitress, where she was able to earn enough money to rent a nice apartment, buy the latest ski gear, invest in a local health food store, and even buy a horse.”
Adjective
Having a pale purple colour
Adverb
Used to emphasize the absoluteness of a given action or attribute
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“For the sandwiches, spread some plum jam on six bread slices and cover with the remaining slices.”
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