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1. sunk

adjective. ['ˈsʌŋk'] doomed to extinction.

Synonyms

  • washed-up
  • done for
  • unsuccessful
  • ruined

Antonyms

  • organized
  • finished
  • fastened
  • preserved

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Words that Rhyme with Sunk

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

Example sentences of the word sunk


1. Verb, past participle
Instead, they tend to be found in old piles that have dried and sunk into the grass.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Bottom-dwelling invertebrates eat algae that has fallen off the ice and sunk to the bottom.

3. Verb, base form
Some slides are attached to anchor bolts sunk into the concrete deck.

Quotes containing the word sunk


1. Love blurs your vision; but after it recedes, you can see more clearly than ever. It's like the tide going out, revealing whatever's been thrown away and sunk: broken bottles, old gloves, rusting pop cans, nibbled fishbodies, bones. This is the kind of thing you see if you sit in the darkness with open eyes, not knowing the future.
- Margaret Atwood, Cat's Eye

2. Love blurs your vision; but after it recedes, you can see more clearly than ever. It's like the tide going out, revealing whatever's been thrown away and sunk: broken bottles, old gloves, rusting pop cans, nibbled fishbodies, bones. This is the kind of thing you see if you sit in the darkness with open eyes, not knowing the future. The ruin you've made.
- Margaret Atwood, Cat's Eye

3. No matter how much water a sink takes on, it never lives up to its name. The Titanic would never have sunk if it were made out of a sink.
- Jarod Kintz, The Titanic would never have sunk if it were made out of a sink.

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