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plummet

1. verb drop in value steeply2. verb fall or dive steeply3. noun sheer drop SPOR4. noun steep decline in value5. noun (weight on) plumb line6. noun used by anglers FISH 1 verb drop in value steeply INTRANSITIVEan tóin a thitim astit go tóintit go tobannoil prices plummeted thit an tóin as praghas na holastaff morale plummeted after the announcement thit meanma na foirne go tóin i ndiaidh an fhógrathe temperature plummeted from 18 degrees to zero go tobann, thit an teocht ó 18 gcéim go nialas 2 verb fall or dive steeply INTRANSITIVEtit verb  c m uthe engine failed and the plane plummeted earthwards chlis ar an inneall agus thosaigh an t-eitléan ag tumadh go talamhhe let go of the rope and plummeted to the ground scaoil sé a ghreim ar an rópa agus thit go talamh
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3 noun sheer drop SPORfána ghéarfána ritewe climbed down the plummet into the valley dhreapamar síos an fhána isteach sa ghleann 4 noun steep decline in valuetitim ghéartitim thobannthis measure led to a plummet in the price titim ghéar sa phraghas an toradh a bhí ar an mbeart seo 5 noun (weight on) plumb linepluiméadlíne ingir 6 noun used by anglers FISHgrán masc1  c m u