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Meaning & Definition of Plunk in English

English

Plunk

/pləŋk/

noun

1. A hollow twanging sound

    synonym:
  • plunk

2. (baseball) hitting a baseball so that it drops suddenly

    synonym:
  • plunk
  • ,
  • plunker

verb

1. Make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground

    synonym:
  • clop
  • ,
  • clump
  • ,
  • clunk
  • ,
  • plunk

2. Set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise

  • "He planked the money on the table"
  • "He planked himself into the sofa"
    synonym:
  • plank
  • ,
  • flump
  • ,
  • plonk
  • ,
  • plop
  • ,
  • plunk
  • ,
  • plump down
  • ,
  • plunk down
  • ,
  • plump

3. Drop steeply

  • "The stock market plunged"
    synonym:
  • dive
  • ,
  • plunge
  • ,
  • plunk

4. Pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion

  • "He plucked the strings of his mandolin"
    synonym:
  • pluck
  • ,
  • plunk
  • ,
  • pick

adverb

1. With a short hollow thud

  • "Plop came the ball down to the corner of the green"
    synonym:
  • plop
  • ,
  • plunk