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sinkage

[ sing-kij ]SEE DEFINITION OF sinkage
  • as insag
  • as inbasin
  • as insinkhole
  • as indepression
  • as indescent
  • as indip
  • as inhollow

Synonyms for sinkage

  • basin
  • cant
  • concavity
  • depression
  • dip
  • distortion
  • downswing
  • downturn
  • droop
  • fall
  • hollow
  • list
  • settling
  • sink
  • sinkhole
  • sinking
  • slant
  • slip
  • slump
  • tilt
  • downslide
  • downtrend
  • fall-off
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Antonyms for sinkage

  • ascent
  • increase
  • perfection
  • rise
  • success
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SINKAGE

It was over, and all that could be noted was a sinkage in the ground where the ancient pit had been.

A writer whose reminiscences have been recently published describes briefly the aspect of the place after the sinkage.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SINKAGE

basin

nouncontainer 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

descent

nounmoving down; lowering
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