Plumpness in a sentence

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Definition of Plumpness

  • The quality or state of being plump.
  • the bodily property of being well rounded

How to use plumpness in a sentence. Plumpness pronunciation.

At this moment a little fellow, who, with his flaxen locks and blue eyes, was a very cherub in plumpness and the clearness of his brow, came toddling out of the door of the house, struggling with a basin of yellow corn, which, shifting about in his arms, he just managed to keep possession of till he reached old Sylvester's knee.
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Most of them were lying on the ground, but a few were on their feet, browsing and acquiring the luscious plumpness which has made that section one of the most famous grazing regions of the Union.
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I walked on beside him, improperly offended by his dignified airs, his coolness of body and manner, and what I considered the insolent plumpness and form of his chest and limbs.
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He saw Mr. Hungerford laboring dutifully to pilot a woman of forty through the sinuosities of the "hesitation waltz," and when the lady, who was inclined toward plumpness, had collapsed into an armchair, he sought out her late partner and vented his feelings.
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In feminine plumpness, when young, there is usually something left of the schoolgirl giggler.
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Plumpness was the bane and terror of Camilla's life.
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That look of wan emaciation which anxiety or low spirits often communicates to a thoughtful, thin face, rather long than round, having vanished from hers; a clearness of skin almost bloom, and a plumpness almost embonpoint, softened the decided lines of her features.
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A neck like that of a rhinoceros sat piled between his "Atlantean shoulders," and bore upon its tower-like and sturdy stem, a countenance prepossessing from its good-humour, and amazing for its plumpness and rubicundity.
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He had been rather distressed about his increasing plumpness for a year past, and about his increasing age for longer than that.
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Foster extracted a bank note from his bill-folder, which Bud observed had a prosperous plumpness, and held it out to Bud.
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And the eyes, having taken in the curves of cheeks and chin, and the soft white throat, passed to the rounded, drooping shoulders, to the plumpness of the girlish figure, embracing the whole body in their devouring gaze.
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Her pleasant silken skin did not match the plumpness below.
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The night the lean old valise took on plumpness, Aunt Olivia went often into Mary's little room.
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They crawl out of the farther end of the ten years, sallow and wrinkled and lank,-teeth gone, hair gone, roses gone, plumpness gone,-freshness, and vivacity, and sparkle, everything that is dewy, and springing, and spontaneous, gone, gone, gone forever.
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Death takes no time to feel for wrinkles and furrows, and nuther does plumpness stand in the way.
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Her plumpness did not detract from the grace of her figure nor from the rounded outlines which made her shape beautiful though well developed.
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Charlotte who is just sixteen is shorter than her Sister, and though her figure cannot boast the easy dignity of Julia's, yet it has a pleasing plumpness which is in a different way as estimable.
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A stout waist, the plumpness of a wet-nurse, strong dimpled arms, red hands, were all in keeping with the swelling outlines and the fat whiteness of Norman beauty.
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Limbs were renovated, sores were filled up, organs were reformed in their entirety, plumpness returned to the emaciated, all with the velocity of a lightning flash!
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The dress followed the wonderful curves of her beautiful body in all its dimpled plumpness and the jewel set off to perfection the fresh, oval face, laughing blue eyes-wet forget-me-nots were the nearest their color-piquant, upturned nose and saucy mouth.
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Examples of Plumpness

Example #1
This was little Sam Peabody, the youngest of the Peabodys, and as he looked up into his grandfather's face you could not fail to see, though they grew so wide apart, the same story of passion and character in each.
Example #2
The little fellow began throwing the bright grain from the basin to a great strutting turkey which went marching and gobbling up and down the door-yard, swelling his feathers, spreading his tail, and shaking his red neck-tie with a boundless pretence and restlessness; like many a hero he was proud of his uniform, although the fatal hour which was to lay him low was not far off.
Example #3
They paid no attention to the rancher while making his way around, among and past them.
Example #4
As he moved forward they were continually in sight.
Example #5
He was a harmony in brown and red.
Example #6
The stalwart subject of King George Tabou looked at me gravely for an instant, then turned and motioned down the road.