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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 plump·er /ˈpləmpɚ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Plump a. [Compar. Plumper superl. Plumpest.]
 1. Well rounded or filled out; full; fleshy; fat; as, a plump baby; plump cheeks.
    The god of wine did his plump clusters bring.   --T. Carew.
 2. Done or made plump, or suddenly and without reservation; blunt; unreserved; direct; downright.
    After the plump statement that the author was at Erceldoune and spake with Thomas.    --Saintsbury.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Plump·er n.
 1. One who, or that which, plumps or swells out something else; hence, something carried in the mouth to distend the cheeks.
 2. English Elections A vote given to one candidate only, when two or more are to be elected, thus giving him the advantage over the others. A person who gives his vote thus is said to plump, or to plump his vote.
 3. A voter who plumps his vote. [Eng.]
 4. A downright, unqualified lie. [Colloq. or Low]