Verb (used without object) : The battleship sank within two hours. His foot sank in the mud. Her head sinks into the pillows. ,The river sank two feet during the dry spell. ,The tower is slowly sinking. ,He gasped and sank to his knees. ,The field sinks toward the highway. ,the sun sinks in the west. ,Wipe the oil off before it sinks into the wood. ,to sink into slumber. ,sunk in thought. She sank into despair. ,to sink into poverty. ,The temperature sank to 30Â° at noon. ,Her voice sank to a whisper. ,He said it four times before the words really sank in. ,He sank down on the bench. From Dictionary.com.
A minute later the shattered canoe was floating down the river, while everything sinkable had gone to the bottom. From Wordnik.com. [Dick in the Everglades] Reference
For the use to which Earthlings, and all beings, might put our incredible intelligence to save our tiny, sinkable, ship. From Wordnik.com. [Introducing The Ojibwa Warrior] Reference
All of this to show my credentials in saying that in spite of what our own sports expert marvelousmarvbackbiter says, I think, after watching today's game, the Yankees are sinkable. From Wordnik.com. [100 Iraqis a Day Dying in Iraq] Reference
It was also news, of a surprisingsort, that our drain plug was suspected of floating, since such items arecustomarily constructed of such sinkable materials as brass and hard rubber. From Wordnik.com. [Howell Raines' South Pacific Marlin Fishing Adventure] Reference
"We had a sinkable incident, the patient went unresponsive for a bit.". From Wordnik.com. Reference
ARCTIC CAT MUDPRO 700: We sink it deep with the industries very first sinkable quad. From Wordnik.com. [Auto and Automotive Classified Listings Online - Sell and Buy Cars and Trucks] Reference
And though the ship turned out to be sinkable, the captain, by many acts of bravery in the face of death, proved that his courage was equal to any test. From Wordnik.com. [Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters] Reference
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Well, ninety-six years to the day after the greatest millenial monument to mankind’s hubris- aka the RMS Titanic- went to an ignominious and watery grave, we may be a little closer to figuring out why the ‘unsinkable’ ship proved to be, in fact, spectacularly sinkable. From Wordnik.com. [Nunc Scio » Blog Archive » Titanic as structurally sound as an Ikea desk, apparently] Reference
It is fast and sinkable. From Wordnik.com. [Gaea Times (by Simple Thoughts) Breaking News and incisive views 24/7] Reference
Non-sinkable. From Wordnik.com. [Sonnie-Boy's People] Reference
Non-sinkable -- that's the word. From Wordnik.com. [Sonnie-Boy's People] Reference
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