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  • verb

Synonyms for drown

go down

Synonyms

  • 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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References in classic literature ?
And all that dysentery, you know, that's all rot, just like the accidental drownings," Bertie continued.
Jacobs, "there's altogether too many accidental drownings anyway.
On the lonely shores of Greenwater Broad the cry of a drowning man would bring no help at night.
When, again, I was shipwrecked, ruined, and in danger of drowning on this island, I was as far from remorse, or looking on it as a judgment.
I've been brought out o' drowning, and I can't be drowned.
com)-- Golden State Lifeguards, based in Woodland Hills, CA has resumed its aggressive drowning prevention and awareness campaign with the goal of reducing deaths that are needless yet preventable in the San Fernando Valley.
Research from the Water Incident Database shows that around a quarter of all adult drowning victims have alcohol in their bloodstream and of all 18 - 21 year old drowning victims, a third had alcohol in their system.
Despite warnings and campaigns from the authorities that advise parents to take care of their children when they go into the sea or wadis, drowning cases among children continue.
Drowning is a major cause of death for kids younger than 14 in every region of the world and it can be prevented through education and training.
THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION (WHO) HAS identified drowning as one of 10 leading causes of death for children and young people in a report into its global prevalence.
per cent of global drowning deaths, the World Health Organization
Globally, over half of all drowning deaths are among those aged under 25 years.
Meanwhile, citizens and residents have urged the authorities concerned to ensure that the PACDA puts in place mobile rescue teams near wadis and beaches prone to drowning incidents that occur mostly during holidays.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Two brothers who went swimming in ystanbul's Saryyer district drowned while two were saved from drowning at the last minute.
Mr Delahunty also launched Life Saving Victoria s 2012-13 Drowning Report today which showed Victoria had recorded 41 drowning deaths, up four on the previous year.