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phrasal verb British informal
Word Forms
present tense
he/she/itplonks down
present participleplonking down
past tenseplonked down
past participleplonked down
  1. 1
    plonk yourself down to sit or lie down on something in a careless or noisy way

    She plonked herself firmly down on the bed.

  2. 2
    to leave someone somewhere to do this

    Dave plonked the kids in front of the TV and disappeared upstairs.

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