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See definition of sink on Dictionary.com
  • verbfall in, go under
  • verbfall, decrease
  • verbdeteriorate
  • verbbe humble or humbled

synonyms for sink

  • capsize
  • decline
  • descend
  • dig
  • dip
  • disappear
  • drill
  • drive
  • drop
  • drown
  • fall
  • go down
  • lower
  • overturn
  • plummet
  • plunge
  • ram
  • sag
  • settle
  • slump
  • stick
  • submerge
  • wreck
  • bore
  • depress
  • droop
  • ebb
  • engulf
  • excavate
  • flounder
  • founder
  • immerse
  • overwhelm
  • regress
  • scuttle
  • set
  • shipwreck
  • slope
  • stab
  • stoop
  • subside
  • swamp
  • thrust
  • bring down
  • cast down
  • cave in
  • force down
  • go to the bottom
  • let down
  • put down
  • tip over
  • touch bottom
See also synonyms for: sank / sinking / sunken / sunk / unsinkable
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antonyms for sink

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  • ascend
  • go up
  • increase
  • raise
  • rise
  • excite
  • grow
  • lift
  • succeed
  • fight
  • float
  • strengthen
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How to use sink in a sentence

All the crystals trapped in the folds of the bag land in the sink and can be rinsed away.
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Keep a bottle in your bag, a couple by the kitchen and bathroom sinks, and another on your desk or near wherever you work.
FIVE TIPS FOR TAKING CARE OF YOUR OVER-WASHED HANDSSANDRA GUTIERREZ G.DECEMBER 20, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
They also consider carbon sinks—the ocean, soils, and vegetation—that absorb a little over half of human-generated carbon dioxide.
THE PANDEMIC LED TO A RECORD DROP IN CARBON EMISSIONSULA CHROBAKDECEMBER 16, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
In September, the company told The Post that it had added 150 new safety measures, including portable sinks, thermal cameras and additional janitorial staff, to its facilities during the pandemic.
WORKERS CALL ON WALMART, AMAZON AND OTHER RETAILERS TO BRING BACK HAZARD PAY AHEAD OF HOLIDAY RUSHABHA BHATTARAI, CHRISTOPHER INGRAHAMNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
By that time, heavier and more consistent rain is likely to take over as a cold front sinks into the region.
PM UPDATE: RECORD HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TODAY ARE REPLACED BY RAINY WEATHER ON WEDNESDAYIAN LIVINGSTONNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If you can’t make it to a sink with soap and water right away, hand sanitizer is the next best thing.
MUST-HAVE GADGETS AND ACCESSORIES FOR SAFER WINTER (AND PANDEMIC) TRAVELRACHEL KINGNOVEMBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
Carefully dump the boiling water into your sink or back into the stock pot.
HOW TO CAN YOUR FAVORITE FOODS WITHOUT DYINGRACHEL FELTMANOCTOBER 13, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
We suggest setting out in the sink or tub, but you can take the little ship outside if you want.
FIVE CLASSIC PAPER TOYS YOU CAN MAKE WHEN YOU’RE BORED (WHETHER YOU’RE IN SCHOOL OR NOT)JOHN KENNEDYOCTOBER 7, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
If you want to clean around the sides of your sink, you can pull down on the magnetically-held faucet head for greater maneuverability and spray control.
THESE PIECES OF KITCHEN GEAR MAKE EXCELLENT GIFTSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMOCTOBER 6, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The overall design is sleek and measures roughly 5 by 5 inches so it can fit neatly atop most bathroom sinks.
ELECTRIC TOOTHBRUSHES THAT MAKE GREAT GIFTSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMOCTOBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
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WORDS RELATED TO SINK

  • flop
  • hang down
  • lop
  • sag
  • sink
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