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1. sink

verb. ['ˈsɪŋk'] fall or descend to a lower place or level.

Synonyms

  • fall off
  • sag down
  • drop open
  • sag
  • fall open
  • drop down
  • swag
  • flag
  • drop
  • change posture
  • droop

Antonyms

  • vernal equinox
  • end
  • defeat
  • take office

Etymology

  • sincan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Sink In

  • verduin
  • kyoung-min
  • yan-bin
  • wherein
  • violin
  • vanryn
  • mcquinn
  • mcminn
  • mclinn
  • mclin
  • mcglynn
  • mcglinn
  • glavine
  • eldwin
  • chang-hsin
  • chagrin
  • bongjin
  • yalin
  • within
  • therein
  • o'quinn
  • oguinn
  • o'guinn
  • oflynn
  • o'flynn
  • mcguinn
  • mcginn
  • levin
  • laminne
  • kaylynn

Example sentences of the word sink-in


1. Noun Phrase
Fill up a sink in your kitchen with water.

2. sink

verb. ['ˈsɪŋk'] pass into a specified state or condition.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • move

Antonyms

  • crescendo
  • gain
  • be born

Etymology

  • sincan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. sink

verb. ['ˈsɪŋk'] cause to sink.

Synonyms

  • go down
  • settle
  • displace
  • move

Antonyms

  • die
  • war
  • disagree
  • begin

Etymology

  • sincan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. sink

noun. ['ˈsɪŋk'] plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe.

Synonyms

  • washbasin
  • kitchen sink
  • washbowl
  • washstand
  • lavatory
  • drain basket
  • basin

Antonyms

  • recuperate
  • better
  • mind
  • attend to

Etymology

  • sincan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. sink

verb. ['ˈsɪŋk'] go under, "The raft sank and its occupants drowned".

Synonyms

  • descend
  • founder
  • subside
  • submerge
  • go down
  • submerse
  • come down
  • fall
  • settle

Antonyms

  • float
  • rise
  • wellness
  • unfold

Etymology

  • sincan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. sink

verb. ['ˈsɪŋk'] descend into or as if into some soft substance or place.

Synonyms

  • subside
  • go down
  • come down
  • fall

Antonyms

  • rise
  • stretch
  • expand
  • appreciate

Etymology

  • sincan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. sink

verb. ['ˈsɪŋk'] fall heavily or suddenly; decline markedly.

Synonyms

  • drop down
  • fall off
  • drop

Antonyms

  • lie down
  • stay in place
  • refrain
  • explode

Etymology

  • sincan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. sink

verb. ['ˈsɪŋk'] appear to move downward.

Synonyms

  • dip
  • subside

Antonyms

  • withdraw
  • take
  • borrow

Etymology

  • sincan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. in

adverb. ['ɪn, ˈɪn'] to or toward the inside of.

Synonyms

  • inward

Antonyms

  • unsnarl
  • recede

Etymology

  • inne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. in

noun. ['ɪn, ˈɪn'] a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot.

Synonyms

  • foot
  • ft
  • em
  • ligne
  • mil
  • mesh
  • inch
  • linear unit
  • pica em
  • pica

Antonyms

  • outwardness
  • styleless
  • unpopular
  • past

Etymology

  • inne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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