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plunk

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plunk/ˈplʌŋk/verb
plunksplunkedplunking
plunk
/ˈplʌŋk/
verb
plunksplunkedplunking
Learner's definition of PLUNK  
informal
chiefly US  : to pull or hit a string or key on a musical instrument with your fingers especially in a way that makes a brief, somewhat harsh sound
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object]US  : to hit (someone or something) especially with a ball
always followed by an adverb or preposition[+ object]chiefly US  : to drop or place (something or someone) in a forceful and often careless way : plop — often used figuratively

plunk down

[phrasal verb]informal
plunk down (money)US or plunk (money) down  : to pay or spend (money)
plunk downchiefly US or plunk yourself down  : to sit or lie down suddenly in a careless way
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