plump down


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Verb1.plump down - drop heavily
drop - let fall to the ground; "Don't drop the dishes"
2.plump down - set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise; "He planked the money on the table"; "He planked himself into the sofa"
place down, put down, set down - cause to sit or seat or be in a settled position or place; "set down your bags here"
References in classic literature ?
At the end of a very short leap they fall plump down and rot, having received from the souls out of which they came no beautiful wings.
A plump down featherbed, placed directly on top of your mattress, and covered by a fitted sheet, cradles your entire body in an additional layer of warm, luxurious softness.