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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A slow fall or decline (as for lack of strength); A descent as through liquid (especially through water); A feeling caused by uneasiness or apprehension.

Usage examples (39)
  • He could not control the sinking of his legs
  • They still talk about the sinking of the Titanic
  • With a sinking heart
  • A sinking feeling in the pit of my stomach for more
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