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1. dunk

verb. ['ˈdʌŋk'] immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate.

Synonyms

  • immerse
  • sop
  • plunge
  • duck
  • dip
  • dabble
  • souse

Antonyms

  • increase
  • raise
  • deposit
  • uncertainty

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Words that Rhyme with Dunk

  • spelunk
  • strunk
  • finunc
  • debunk
  • trunk
  • stunk
  • spunk
  • skunk
  • shrunk
  • schmunk
  • plunk
  • klunk
  • flunk
  • drunk
  • crunk
  • clunk
  • brunke
  • brunk
  • blunk
  • blunck
  • yunk
  • sunk
  • shunk
  • schunk
  • runk
  • runck
  • ruhnke
  • punk
  • munk
  • monk

Example sentences of the word dunk


1. Noun, singular or mass
Read on to learn how to build a dunk tank.

2. Verb, base form
Test the garment for colorfastness, and then dunk it in a bucket.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
After ripping the newspaper into strips, dunk the strips into a mixture of water and household flour.

Quotes containing the word dunk


1. Just think of what would have happened to poor old Naaman if he had decided to dunk himself only once?
- Lawana Blackwell, The Courtship of the Vicar's Daughter

2. slam-dunk

verb. make a slam dunk; shoot a basketball in a slam dunk.

Antonyms

  • discontinue

3. slam-dunk

verb. make a forceful move against.

Synonyms

  • impact
  • touch on
  • affect
  • bear upon
  • touch

Antonyms

  • break
  • gladden
  • relax
  • tense

4. dunk

noun. ['ˈdʌŋk'] a basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled downward into the basket.

Synonyms

  • slam dunk
  • basketball shot
  • stuff shot

Antonyms

  • ignite
  • ascend
  • rise
  • end

5. dunk

verb. ['ˈdʌŋk'] dip into a liquid while eating.

Synonyms

  • eat

Antonyms

  • dabbling duck
  • confront

6. dunk

verb. ['ˈdʌŋk'] make a dunk shot, in basketball.

Synonyms

  • slam-dunk

Antonyms

  • eat out
  • eat in
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