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Dictionary definition for: Plumb

1. (n) the metal bob of a plumb line

2. (v) measure the depth of something

3. (s) exactly vertical; "the tower of Pisa is far out of plumb"

4. (r) completely; used as intensifiers; "clean forgot the appointment" "I''m plumb (or plum) tuckered out"

5. (v) weight with lead

6. (r) conforming to the direction of a plumb line

7. (v) examine thoroughly and in great depth

8. (r) exactly; "fell plumb in the middle of the puddle"

9. (v) adjust with a plumb line so as to make vertical

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