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Synonyms for drown

go down

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  • go down
  • go under
  • go to a watery grave
  • go to Davy Jones's locker
  • die under water

Synonyms for drown

Synonyms for drown

cover completely or make imperceptible

get rid of as if by submerging

kill by submerging in water

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be covered with or submerged in a liquid

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As summer comes, many people from the cities and towns go swimming in the nearby rivers instead of swimming pools; and because of the depth of these rivers and some swimmers' lack of experience, some people tragically drown.
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The rushing water trapped two elderly women in their car in the village of Jungingen, causing them to drown.
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It is as though one had been dropped like Achilles into the river Styx: one would surely drown if the heel of one's mind weren't held by the mothering camera.