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Definition 1: the noise of something dropping (as into liquid) - [noun denoting event]

(plonk is a kind of ...) sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

"he enjoyed the street noises" "they heard indistinct noises of people talking" "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"

Definition 2: a cheap wine of inferior quality - [noun denoting food]

(plonk is a kind of ...) fermented juice (of grapes especially)

(plonk belongs to a domain located in ...) a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony

(plonk belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 3: set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise - [verb of contact]

Samples where plonk or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He planked the money on the table
  • He planked himself into the sofa

Synonyms for plonk in the sense of this definition

(plonk is a kind of ...) cause to sit or seat or be in a settled position or place

"set down your bags here"

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