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    Have a plum in ones mouth

    Hi,

    What is the meaning and usage of this idiom?

    Have a plum in ones mouth

    Thanks

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    Re: Have a plum in ones mouth

    Quote Originally Posted by anupumh View Post
    Hi,

    What is the meaning and usage of this idiom?

    Have a plum in ones mouth

    Thanks
    It is said that upper class people in England speak as if they had a plum in their mouths.

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