Definition of plum adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//plʌm//
; NAmE NAmE//plʌm//
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[only before noun] (of a job, etc.) considered very good and worth having She's landed a plum job at the BBC. Word OriginOld English plūme, from medieval Latin pruna, from Latin prunum, from Greek prou(m)non ‘plum’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: plum