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synonyms for plummy

  • mellow
  • pleasant
  • deep
  • full
  • harmonious
  • rich
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How to use plummy in a sentence

They’re all predominantly a plummy, luminous pur- ple color that Rothko, a skilled technician who often hand-mixed his own pigments, made from animal glue, ultramarine blue, and the synthetic pigment Lithol Red.
HOW THESE ROTHKOS WERE RESTORED WITHOUT TOUCHING THE CANVASADAM ROGERSMAY 30, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
But it is easy to overdo the plummy tone, which is apt to become cloying.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 147, AUGUST 12, 1914VARIOUS
A warm plummy odor filled the whole house, for Priscilla was cooking in the kitchen.
ANNE OF THE ISLANDLUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY
The plummy little dark-eyed one, Will—not that shrill little fiend.
IT NEVER CAN HAPPEN AGAINWILLIAM DE MORGAN
And besides we are going to give her half of that big plummy fruit cake Mother sent us from home.
LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY SHORT STORIES, 1896 TO 1901LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY
With these words he put down the dish, with the 'plummy' end of the pudding turned towards himself.
CHATTERBOX, 1906VARIOUS
There might be Guava jelly, and a plummy cake, For such a prize I'd laugh to scorn a stomach-ache!
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI VOLUME 98, JANUARY 4, 1890VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO PLUMMY

  • deep
  • full
  • harmonious
  • mellow
  • pleasant
  • plummy
  • rich
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