Definition of Plumbed

1. Verb. (past of plumb) ¹



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Definition of Plumbed

1. plumb [v] - See also: plumb

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plumbed

plumbable
plumbage
plumbages
plumbagin
plumbaginaceous
plumbagineous
plumbaginous
plumbago
plumbagoes
plumbagos
plumbane
plumbate
plumbates
plumbean
plumbed (current term)
plumbeous
plumber
plumber's crack
plumber's friend
plumber's helper
plumber's snake
plumber block
plumberies
plumberless
plumbers
plumbery
plumbian
plumbic
plumbiferous

Literary usage of Plumbed

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1. Applied Perspective, for Architects and Painters by William Pitt Preble Longfellow (1901)
"The plan of the horizontal eaves in front is found in like manner, and their intersection b' is plumbed up to b' in the picture. Then b'c', tending to V", ..."

2. Frank Forester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces by Henry William Herbert (1859)
"The next morning, if in summer, be at the pond-side where you have baited and plumbed your depth, by four o'clock at least, and, taking your rod and line, ..."

3. Frank Forester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces by Henry William Herbert (1849)
"... for a forked stick must be fixed into the bank, on which you must let your rod rest, so that the float will fall over the exact spot you have plumbed. ..."

4. A Visit to the United States and Canada in 1833: With the View of Settling by Richard Weston (1836)
"He was accordingly called up, and the captain said, " We have sprung a leak, Mr Upton, and are sinking. I have plumbed the well, ..."

5. Applied Perspective, for Architects and Painters by William Pitt Preble Longfellow (1901)
"The plan of the horizontal eaves in front is found in like manner, and their intersection b' is plumbed up to b' in the picture. Then b'c', tending to V", ..."

6. Frank Forester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces by Henry William Herbert (1859)
"The next morning, if in summer, be at the pond-side where you have baited and plumbed your depth, by four o'clock at least, and, taking your rod and line, ..."

7. Frank Forester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces by Henry William Herbert (1849)
"... for a forked stick must be fixed into the bank, on which you must let your rod rest, so that the float will fall over the exact spot you have plumbed. ..."

8. A Visit to the United States and Canada in 1833: With the View of Settling by Richard Weston (1836)
"He was accordingly called up, and the captain said, " We have sprung a leak, Mr Upton, and are sinking. I have plumbed the well, ..."

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