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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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Of course, if a user doesn't have as much of a need for portability, the compact footprint of Plunk Desk is extremely convenient, as it can comfortably be used in a small space.
Plunk, 30, was sentenced Tuesday to 130 months in prison after pleading guilty last week to second-degree assault, attempted second-degree assault and fourth-degree assault on his longtime girlfriend over a three-year period.
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.
Plunk joined CareMedic January 15 and will be a key member of CareMedic's executive team participating in overall corporate strategic planning.
Brandon Plunk, acquitted in March on charges of participating in an alleged armed robbery of a Franklin Boulevard Dutch Bros.
Well, what show-business lover wouldn't plunk down good money to watch a severely botched rendition of ``To be or not to be'' or see a poor sap offer up a dramatic reading of Wang Chung's ``Everybody Have Fun Tonight''?
com, the pioneer in developing online branded universities and the concept of eduCommerce, today announced the expansion of its executive management team with two industry leaders -- David Scott, vice president of Sales and Client Services and Kenneth Plunk, vice president of Product Development.
With Bush opting out of federal election funding and its associated spending limits to plunder the GOP cash machine, Rubin's ability to plunk down $50 million could be decisive.
On December 14 and 15, investors from across the country will plunk down $50,000 to become bidders at one of the largest government-sponsored auctions in history.
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.
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.
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.
If they are directed by the shopbot to some on-line site they don't know, they may not want to plunk down their credit card.