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synonyms for sink into

  • crack
  • drill
  • enter
  • go through
  • infiltrate
  • invade
  • pass through
  • permeate
  • pervade
  • puncture
  • seep
  • access
  • bayonet
  • bore
  • charge
  • come
  • diffuse
  • drive
  • encroach
  • force
  • gore
  • impale
  • insert
  • insinuate
  • introduce
  • jab
  • knife
  • percolate
  • perforate
  • prick
  • probe
  • ream
  • saturate
  • spear
  • stab
  • suffuse
  • thrust
  • trespass
  • barge in
  • blow in
  • break in
  • breeze in
  • bust in
  • eat through
  • filter in
  • get in
  • ingress
  • make a hole
  • make an entrance
  • pop in
  • run into
  • stick into
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antonyms for sink into

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  • surrender
  • yield
  • retreat
  • exit
  • misconstrue
  • misinterpret
  • misunderstand
  • take out
  • withdraw
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How to use sink into in a sentence

If it continues the same we can continue to sink 20 fathoms per month, exclusive of the time it will take to fix the lifts.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
She had looked into the kitchen and saw the dishes in the sink and the gaping stove hearth, and shook her head.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
Such a clique of professional friends would sink a stronger man than Trevithick.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
His gunners pelted the unwieldy budgerows with round shot until they began to sink.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Baroudi now let himself sink down a little, and rested his cheek upon his hand.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Yes (Armand went on, letting his head sink back on the chair), yes, it was just such an evening as this.
CAMILLE (LA DAME AUX CAMILIAS)ALEXANDRE DUMAS, FILS
But it was a trifle cool on the hill now when the sun began to sink, and after rolling the door shut, they left regretfully.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
In that case the river is said to sink, but, in place of sinking into the earth, its waters really rise into the air.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
The cups of the sink holes rarely exceed half a mile in diameter, and are usually much smaller.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
When at close range, it pierced the "Cumberland" with its iron ram causing it to sink.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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