What does plunk mean?

Definitions for plunk
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plunknoun

    a hollow twanging sound

  2. plunk, plunkerverb

    (baseball) hitting a baseball so that it drops suddenly

  3. clop, clump, clunk, plunkverb

    make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground

  4. plank, flump, plonk, plop, plunk, plump down, plunk down, plumpverb

    set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise

    "He planked the money on the table"; "He planked himself into the sofa"

  5. dive, plunge, plunkverb

    drop steeply

    "the stock market plunged"

  6. pluck, plunk, pickadverb

    pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion

    "he plucked the strings of his mandolin"

  7. plop, plunkadverb

    with a short hollow thud

    "plop came the ball down to the corner of the green"

Wiktionary

  1. plunkverb

    To drop or throw heavily (onto or into something) so that it makes a sound

    Enrique plunked his money down on the counter with a sigh and bellied up to the bar.

  2. Etymology: Onomatopoetic. Compare flump.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of plunk in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of plunk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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