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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To descend to the bottom, move below the surface. Also: A water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe and generally a piped supply of water.

Usage examples (38)
  • A small leak can sink a great ship.
  • The ocean is a sink for carbon dioxide
  • Beside the sink is a hole to dip out water that is stored in the box.
  • Slowly the knives and forks sink from the upright. for more
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