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adjective plump pronunciation in British English /plʌmp/
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adjectiveplump
comparativeplumper
superlativeplumpest
  1. 1
    slightly fat, in a pleasant way. This word is often used to avoid saying fat, which is not considered polite
    a kind plump woman
    plump fingers
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  2. 2
    large and round in an attractive way
    plump strawberries
    a plump pillow
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plumpness

noun [uncountable]

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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