plump

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plump(
pluhmp
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (fat)
a. rechoncho
The painter filled the romantic scene with plump cherubs.El pintor llenó la escena romántica de querubines rechonchos.
b. llenito (face)
Every time I see my aunt, she comments on how plump my cheeks are and pinches them.Cada vez que veo a mi tía, me dice qué llenitas tengo las mejillas y me las pellizca.
c. regordete
I've gotten a bit plump lately. I can't fit any of my old clothes.Me puse un poco regordete últimamente. No me entra nada.
d. rollizo (person)
Yes, he might be plump, but he's actually the fastest person on our team.Sí, puede que sea rollizo, pero en realidad es la persona más rápida de nuestro equipo.
2. (culinary)
a. gordo
This plump chicken should be able to feed a family of eight.Este pollo gordo debe poder alimentar a una familia de ocho personas.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (culinary)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. hacer hinchar
Plump the raisins with hot water before adding them to the cookie dough.Haz hinchar las pasas con agua caliente antes de añadirlas a la masa de galletas.
4. (to make fat)
a. engordar
You've lost so much weight since you went to college. Let's plump you up.Perdiste mucho peso desde que te fuiste a la universidad. Te engordaremos.
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plump
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a. rechoncho(a)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
a.
to plump oneself into an armchairdejarse caer en una butaca
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plump [plʌmp]
adjective
plumper (comparative)plumpest (superlative) [+person] relleno; rollizo; [+face] llenito; rollizo; [+baby] rechoncho; [+animal] gordo; [+fruit, vegetable] gordo; orondo;
transitive verb
(fatten) engordar; (swell) hinchar;
plump [plʌmp]
adverb
de lleno
it fell plump on the roof cayó de lleno en el techo; to run plump into sb dar de cara con algn
intransitive verb
(fall) caer pesadamente; dejarse caer pesadamente
plump down
transitive verb
dejar caer
to plump o.s. down desplomarse; dejarse caer pesadamente
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
to plump down on to a chair desplomarse en un sillón; dejarse caer pesadamente en un sillón
plump for
intransitive verb
(choose) decidirse por; optar por; (vote for) votar por;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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