Definitions For Plunk


  • (baseball) hitting a baseball so that it drops suddenly
  • A hollow twanging sound


  • Pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion
  • Set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise
  • Drop steeply
  • Make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground
  • To pull or hit a string or key on a musical instrument with your fingers especially in a way that makes a brief, somewhat harsh sound
  • To hit (someone or something) especially with a ball
  • To drop or place (something or someone) in a forceful and often careless way


  • With a short hollow thud

Is Plunk a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Plunk is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Plunk in a Sentence

  • You've been plunking that banjo all afternoon!
  • She plunked out a little tune on the piano.
  • plunking away on a guitar

Synonyms for Plunk

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