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Synonyms for plumb

plumb the depths of something

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  • find
  • reach the nadir
  • reach the lowest possible level
  • reach rock bottom of

Synonyms for plumb

at right angles to the horizon or to level ground

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the metal bob of a plumb line

measure the depth of something

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weight with lead

examine thoroughly and in great depth

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adjust with a plumb line so as to make vertical

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exactly vertical

exactly

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Plumbly said he discussed with Salam the security situation, including the implementation of U.
IT'S A THRILLER: Linthwaite Under 13s from the RCD Junior League Division IVA (back, from left) Andrew Vincent (coach), Josh Duncombe, Brook Taylor, Bradley Smith, Harry Beaumont, Tom Fletcher, Sam Walsh, Harrison Quarmby, Chris Plumbly (manager).
The UN will stand by Lebanon during these hard times," Plumbly declared following an emergency meeting held with President Michel Sulaiman, though the killing of Brigadier-General [posthumously promoted to Major-General] Wissam Al Hassan, the head of the Internal Security Forces (ISF) Information Branch, shook the head of state.
BLAST: Police and National Grid officials in the aftermath of the explosion in Richard Close, Runcorn, above, and, left, Ella Kennedy and partner Richard Plumbly, 48, who both fled the block of flats Pictures: JASON ROBERTS
In a speech he delivered before members of Sudan's National Assembly in the afternoon of Thursday, 5 August, Plumbly spoke about a wide range of subjects regarding the CPA implementation.
Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly welcomed during a meeting with Berri the latter's efforts in launching the dialogue.
NEW YORK, Dec 1 (KUNA) -- UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon announced today the appointment of Sigrid Kaag of the Netherlands as Special Coordinator for Lebanon, succeeding Derek Plumbly of Britain.
TEHRAN (FNA)- UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly and Iranian Ambassador to Beirut Qazanfar Roknabadi voiced their full support for the reinvigoration of security and tranquility in Lebanon, and called on Beirut political parties to refrain from making unwise moves which endanger the country's stability at the present vital juncture.
Beirut, Jumada I 13, 1435, Mar 14, 2014, SPA -- Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri received here today UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly.
ON THE ROAD: Pictured are (from left) Mark Emond, Tamara Nikitin, Becky DeBemels, Nicola Plumbly, Andrea Cowburn and Paul Rodney
April 28, 2009 (KHARTOUM) -- The Chairman of the Assessment and Evaluation Commission (AEC), Sir Derek Plumbly, said that major priorities for implementation of the north-south peace agreement could be achieved within this calendar year, but drew attention to the narrowing window for this opportunity.
NNA - House Speaker Nabih Berri on Thursday received in Ain El Tineh UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly who said that both agreed on the necessity of resorting to "dialogue that can boost security, stability and coexistence.
Kaag will succeed British diplomat Derek Plumbly, who has served in the post since 2012.
During the meeting in the Lebanese capital on Thursday, Iranian Ambassador to Beirut Qazanfar Roknabadi and UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly underlined a political solution to the ongoing crisis in Syria.