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Synonyms for plunk

to drop or sink heavily and noisily

Synonyms for plunk

a hollow twanging sound

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(baseball) hitting a baseball so that it drops suddenly

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

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

pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion

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with a short hollow thud

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Plunk will get credit for the more than four months he has been in the Lane County Jail, leaving him with a sentence of a little more than 10 years in state prison.
It is a lot more professional than doing it out of a toaster oven," Plunk says.
One feature that Plunk particularly thought was important was the positive displacement (PD) blower.
Given the average (over the whole period) of about 60 plunks per 10,000 at bats, this indicates that the DH rule led the AL hit batsmen rate to exceed the NL rate by about 12%, consistent with GST's estimate.
Sometimes," notes Lewis, "students can hear a marble plunk while they're across the hall in math class.
Prior to joining CareMedic, Plunk was employed by Viewlocity Inc.
When police arrested Plunk on one of those drug charges July 7, he was also carrying "graffiti-style, derogatory signs" similar to some posted previously near the coffee kiosk where the alleged armed robbery occurred, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
As the accompanying directory shows, a varied lot of RP technologies has become available on a service-bureau basis--a real boon to smaller manufacturers unwilling to plunk down the money for their own systems.
Brandon Lee Plunk, 28, was taken into custody about 5 a.
So while any 12-year-old can legally plunk down $20 to buy Miss America, if that same youngster reads a profanity-laced quote from the book on the Internet - say, one from Nick Gillespie's March review of the book on REASON's World Wide Web page - Nick (or Editor Virginia Postrel) could go to the slammer.
A jury acquitted the accused accomplice, Brandon Plunk, of attempted murder and other charges last month, after Plunk's attorney questioned Walker's account of the fatal shooting.
Saturday's party, which rounds up buccaneers from the Caribbean and other ports of call, brings together pirate-themed vaudeville, burlesque and DJ music, along with the opportunity to plunk down some doubloons for a worthy cause.
8e6 Technologies understands the unique needs of the K-12 education customer and offers products with features tailored to child safety," said Ken Plunk, president of PC Hotline, Inc.
The man said he was one of 10 jurors who on Monday voted, after about six hours of deliberation, to find Brandon Lee Plunk not guilty of charges of attempted aggravated murder, first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary and being a felon in possession of a firearm.
To get your feet wet, invest in one stock you really like and decide how much per month you can afford to plunk down into a DSPP.