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Adjective
Truly vertical
“If the frame is not perfectly plumb or level, the door won't open or close correctly.”
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To an absolute degree
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“You can make a plumb nuisance of yourself by being too insistent on accuracy, both in historical matters and elsewhere.”
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Having an even or level surface
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At the same height
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Regular and even throughout
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Exactly or precisely as specified or in a given position or location
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“The rock sailed through the air, and the tree was struck plumb in the center.”
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To a great, extreme or complete degree
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“Hank was plumb out of breath helping him up, but was very happy to see that Ted was all right.”
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In a vertical direction or orientation
“Drapery fell from their human forms plumb down.”
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In a straight line or course
“He lengthened his stride, only to round a bend and walk plumb into old Drew Winlock.”
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In a prompt manner, without delay
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“Violet and Klaus would meet their new guardian, only to plumb come face to face with the sinister Count Olaf once again.”
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In a manner which leaves little question
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At exactly the right moment or in the right way
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To think about or explore in detail
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“The nineteenth-century prospector had been a rugged individual who explored wild mountains to plumb the mysteries hidden beneath.”
Verb
To connect an appliance or device to water and drainage pipes
“The initial plans were to plumb the washing machine, bathtub, and bathroom basin into the recycle system.”
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To evaluate or estimate the extent, amount, or size of
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To plunge headfirst into water with one's arms raised over one's head
Noun
A weight attached to a line for determining vertical depth or height
“Accomplished artists painting from life used a plumb to determine a vertical line against which other angles could be compared.”
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