Antonyms
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1. plum

adverb. ['ˈplʌm'] exactly.

Antonyms

  • front

Etymology

  • plume (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Plum

  • mccrumb
  • mccrum
  • deblum
  • ancrum
  • succumb
  • strum
  • hohum
  • exum
  • become
  • baucum
  • swum
  • stumm
  • stum
  • slum
  • shrum
  • sharum
  • scum
  • schrum
  • pflum
  • narum
  • krumme
  • krumm
  • krum
  • klumb
  • grum
  • glum
  • frum
  • from
  • drumm
  • drum

Example sentences of the word plum


1. Noun, singular or mass
Check the door for plum before screwing it to the framing.

Quotes containing the word plum


1. Don't order any of the faerie food,"said Jace, looking at her over the top of his menu. "It tends to make humans a little crazy. One minute you're munching a faerie plum, the next minute you're running naked down Madison Avenue with antlers on your head. Not,"he added hastily, "that this has ever happened to me.
- Cassandra Clare, City of Bones

2. I ran three miles, staggered into the lobby, and took the elevator back to my apartment. No point to overdoing this exercise junk. --Stephanie Plum
- Janet Evanovich, Two for the Dough

2. plum-yew_family

noun. a family of Cephalotaxaceae.

Synonyms

  • family Cephalotaxaceae
  • Torreya
  • Coniferales
  • genus Torreya
  • Cephalotaxaceae
  • order Coniferales
  • gymnosperm family
  • Cephalotaxus

3. plum-yew

noun. any of several evergreen trees and shrubs of eastern Asia resembling yew and having large seeds enclosed in a fleshy envelope; sometimes cultivated as ornamentals.

Synonyms

  • coniferous tree
  • conifer
  • Cephalotaxus

4. plum-fruited_yew

noun. South American evergreen tree or shrub.

Synonyms

  • Prumnopitys andina
  • genus Prumnopitys
  • Prumnopitys
  • Prumnopitys elegans
  • conifer

5. plum

noun. ['ˈplʌm'] any of several trees producing edible oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single hard stone.

Synonyms

  • Prunus insititia
  • Prunus cerasifera
  • Prunus domestica
  • big-tree plum
  • bullace
  • cherry plum
  • Japanese plum
  • myrobalan plum
  • myrobalan
  • Prunus salicina
  • Canada plum
  • Prunus subcordata
  • wild plum tree
  • common plum
  • Prunus mexicana
  • Sierra plum
  • Prunus nigra
  • wild plum
  • plum tree
  • fruit tree
  • genus Prunus
  • Pacific plum

Antonyms

  • exclusion
  • disequilibrium
  • acceptance
  • equilibrium

Etymology

  • plume (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. plum

adverb. ['ˈplʌm'] completely; used as intensifiers.

Synonyms

  • plumb

Antonyms

  • undock
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • plume (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. plum

noun. ['ˈplʌm'] a highly desirable position or assignment.

Synonyms

  • place
  • billet
  • post
  • spot
  • office
  • situation
  • position

Antonyms

  • left
  • right
  • upgrade
  • downgrade

Etymology

  • plume (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. plum

noun. ['ˈplʌm'] any of numerous varieties of small to medium-sized round or oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single pit.

Synonyms

  • greengage
  • drupe
  • damson plum
  • damson
  • sloe
  • plum tree
  • beach plum
  • edible fruit
  • greengage plum
  • Victoria plum

Antonyms

  • e-mail
  • electronic mail
  • email
  • clean

Etymology

  • plume (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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