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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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Babies, according to the Mayo Clinic, can drown in an inch of water (
After college graduation, Drown continued his shooting endeavors and attended the NRA National Smallbore Rifle B-Position Championships at Camp Perry (Ohio) every year.
Worrying about whether or not the "seven mad gods who rule the sea" want to drown them serves no purpose.
The research I did shocked me, strongly suggesting that it was never necessary to drown the village at all.
While this technology will not prevent Long Q-Ts and RyR2s from dying in our facilities, the real-time video will conclusively show that the victim did not drown, provided, of course, the lifeguards responded in an appropriate and timely fashion.
Victims who drown in lakes will sink to the bottom in the area below the point of submergence; authorities usually will locate the body within a radius equal to the depth of the water.
The prime group for drowning is young men -most are swimmers who over-estimate their capabilities and drown a couple of minutes after entering the water and near the shore.
If left unattended in the seat, an infant might slide down and drown.
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.
The researchers suggest that people who nearly drown in very salty water be checked for salt absorption and treated if necessary with diuretics, stomach washes or dialysis.
There are plans for more education on water safety as well as another Don't Drink and Drown campaign later this year following on from a previous one.
There are no studies in Pakistan on the experiences of lifeguards and their opinions as to why people drown at sea.
In "Made of Water,'' the band sings, "you think you're made of water/ but you're just sinking/drown, drown, drown/and then you drown.
Family members raised questions at yesterday's inquest at Dublin City Coroner's Court as to how somebody could drown sitting upright in a bath.
And besides, AAP argues, there is no research to prove that swimming lessons for children so young make them less likely to drown.