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sink

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  • verbfall in, go under
  • verbfall, decrease
  • verbdeteriorate
  • verbbe humble or humbled
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Synonyms for sink

verb fall in, go under
  • 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
  • couch
  • depress
  • droop
  • ebb
  • engulf
  • excavate
  • flounder
  • founder
  • immerse
  • lay
  • overwhelm
  • regress
  • run
  • scuttle
  • set
  • shipwreck
  • slope
  • stab
  • stoop
  • subside
  • swamp
  • thrust
  • bring down
  • cast down
  • cave in
  • demit
  • force down
  • go to the bottom
  • let down
  • put down
  • tip over
  • touch bottom

Antonyms for sink

  • ascend
  • go up
  • increase
  • raise
  • rise
  • excite
  • grow
  • halt
  • lift
  • neglect
  • succeed
  • underwhelm
  • brave
  • fight
  • float
  • strengthen
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More words related to sink

basin

noun. container or area where water is held
  • bay
  • bowl
  • concavity
  • depression
  • dip
  • ewer
  • gulf
  • hole
  • hollow
  • lagoon
  • pan
  • pool
  • pot
  • sag
  • sink
  • sinkage
  • sinkhole
  • tub
  • valley
  • vessel
  • washbasin
  • washbowl
  • watershed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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