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Synonyms for dunk

to plunge briefly in or into a liquid

the act of swimming

Synonyms for dunk

a basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled downward into the basket

immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate

make a dunk shot, in basketball

dip into a liquid while eating

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Tangy flavour definitely improved by extended dunk.
com/Fathead-Request/ and rooting for the dunk that makes them go, "OOhhhhhhhh, now that's a Fathead
Terrence Jones' dunk over Jodie Meeks was not graceful, nor was it wholly legal (it appears to be an offensive foul), but Jones distance on this dunk is jaw-dropping.
Slam Dunk Networks plays an important role in enabling businesses to use the Internet securely and effectively to cut costs and conduct business more efficiently," said Pierric Beckert, Senior Vice President, Interactive Business Development at American Express.
He said: "I'd dunk with my darling Meryl, since I didn't get to dunk her on the Late Late.
Jus Fly" is from Canada, and performed the dunk at the Nike Slam Dunk Contest in L.
The Lakers were on their heels to such a degree that Wade drove the lane for a dunk with 1:47 left in the first without Radmanovic or anyone else helping on defense.
Take a look at his collection of dunks in his rookie year, including the famous dunk over the hood of the car.
He ran ahead after one of the steals and Odom lobbed a pass over his shoulder, with Bryant taking up the ball for a dunk.
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DALLAS -- Southwest Airlines unveiled its first new specialty airplane with a marketing partner in 17 years, the NBA-themed Slam Dunk One, it was announced today by Southwest Airlines President Colleen Barrett, NBA Commissioner David Stern, NBA legends Bill Russell, Dominique Wilkins, Clyde Drexler, Bob Lanier, Bill Walton and George Gervin and WNBA legend Rebecca Lobo.
The fans have spoken and after a far more entertaining collection of dunks than last season, Blake Griffin finished as the 2011 Slam Dunk champion.
Dunk, 25, of Highroyd, Lepton, Huddersfield, admitted supplying the drugs and possession with intent to supply.
The big news to come out of the documentary however was the revelation that Erving, the first and only man who has ever jumped from the foul line to dunk a basketball is still doing it at his advanced age.
March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dunking Oreo cookies in milk is a time-honored tradition, but when it comes to Oreo Cakesters, the Oreo of snack cakes, the question remains "to dunk or not to dunk.