An example of plumb is when you sit right in front of the TV, or plumb in front of the TV.
Plumb worn out.
Fell plumb in the middle of the puddle.
A plumb fool.
Plumb tired out.
An example of a plumb is a weight which is attached to a length of heavy string.
Plumb up the wall.
An example of plumb is when the pipes in your house are connected so that water can flow.
- Not vertical.
- not vertical
Origin of plumb
- Middle English lead, a plumb from Old French plomb from Latin plumbum lead
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French *plombe, from Latin plumba (plural of plumbum).