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Synonyms for drown

verb submerge in liquid; submerge and die
  • douse
  • drench
  • engulf
  • flood
  • go down
  • immerse
  • inundate
  • sink
  • soak
  • suffocate
  • swamp
  • wipe out
  • asphyxiate
  • deluge
  • dip
  • obliterate
  • overcome
  • overflow
  • overpower
  • overwhelm
  • plunge
  • prostrate
  • sop
  • souse
  • stifle
  • whelm
  • go under
  • knock over

Antonyms for drown

  • dry
  • increase
  • underwhelm
  • ascend
  • help
  • surrender
  • yield
  • float
  • rescue
  • save
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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