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synonyms for dunk

  • douse
  • soak
  • duck
  • immerse
  • saturate
  • sop
  • souse
  • submerge
  • submerse
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antonyms for dunk

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  • dry
  • dehydrate
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An NFT video of LeBron James blocking a shot sold for $208,000 in January to a group of investors who expect its value to rise because it’s an original, verified and rare piece, even though anyone can rewatch the dunk on the internet.
INSIDE THE NEWEST CRYPTO CRAZE: THE NFTJOSHUA EFERIGHEMARCH 4, 2021OZY
A couple minutes later, a Penn State defender denied his dunk.
AARON WIGGINS IS PLAYING THE BEST BASKETBALL OF HIS MARYLAND CAREEREMILY GIAMBALVOFEBRUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Steph Curry took early criticism personally and responded with a 62-point outburstIt was a feed from Beal that got Bryant the dunk in Brooklyn.
THOMAS BRYANT IS MAKING THE LEAP BY CONTROLLING HIS EMOTIONS. WESTBROOK AND BEAL HELP, TOO.AVA WALLACEJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In Year 2 of his career, almost 21 percent of Griffin’s shots were dunks.
THE PISTONS’ PROBLEM ISN’T THEIR OFFSEASON MOVES, IT’S THEIR STRUGGLING VETERANSCHRIS HERRING (CHRIS.HERRING@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JANUARY 4, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Center Jay Huff led Virginia with 13 points on 6-for-7 shooting from the field, including several dunks in the first half.
VIRGINIA FOLLOWS UPSET WITH STEADIER SHOWING, EARNS EASY WIN IN HOME OPENERGENE WANGDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He always looks like he's about to slam-dunk your ass, and he's really into raising his voice for dramatic effect.
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And Dinky-Dunk listened, with his astronomer mouth set rather grim, and otherwise not in the least put out.
THE PRAIRIE WIFEARTHUR STRINGER
All the way out from Montreal Dinky-Dunk, in his kindly way, kept doing his best to key me down and make me not expect too much.
THE PRAIRIE WIFEARTHUR STRINGER
But I don't believe Dinky-Dunk even heard him, for he was busy throwing kisses at me.
THE PRAIRIE WIFEARTHUR STRINGER
But what's the use of wishing for luxuries, when we haven't even a can-opener—Dinky-Dunk says he's used a hatchet for over a year!
THE PRAIRIE WIFEARTHUR STRINGER
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WORDS RELATED TO DUNK

  • bath
  • clean
  • cleanse
  • dip
  • douse
  • dunk
  • flood
  • hose
  • imbathe
  • imbue
  • immerse
  • moisten
  • rinse
  • scour
  • scrub
  • shower
  • soak
  • soap
  • sponge
  • steep
  • submerge
  • suffuse
  • tub
  • water
  • wet
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