plummy

Something excellent or desirable is plummy, like the plummy seats you scored for a popular Broadway play — right up front where you hear every word of the actors’ plummy, or rich sounding, voices.

The adjective plummy is, quite straightforwardly, a way to talk about anything that tastes like a plum. Imagine someone sipping from a glass of wine, describing its plummy notes. In Britain, it's used far more often as an informal way to say "very desirable," like an actor's plummy role in a new movie, or "upper class," like your wealthy cousin's plummy accent. It's also applied to sounds that are rich and full.

Primary Meanings of plummy

1.
adj
very desirable
2.
adj
(of a voice) affectedly mellow and rich
Full Definitions of plummy
1

adj very desirable

“a plummy leading role”
Synonyms:
desirable
worth having or seeking or achieving
2

adj (of a voice) affectedly mellow and rich

“the radio announcer's plummy voice”
Synonyms:
affected, unnatural
speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression

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