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plumb

Synonyms of plumb in English:

verb

  • 1 an attempt to plumb her psyche
    explore, probe, delve into, search, examine, investigate, fathom, penetrate, understand
  • adverb

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  • 1 informal it went plumb through the screen
    right, exactly, precisely, directly, dead, straight
    informal bang
  • 2 informal I plumb forgot
    completely, absolutely, downright, totally, quite, thoroughly
  • 3 the bell hangs plumb
    vertically, perpendicularly, straight down
  • adjective

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  • 1 a plumb drop
  • Phrases

    plumb the depths of
    she had plumbed the depths of depravity
    find, experience the extremes of, reach the lowest point of;
    reach rock bottom of
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