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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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In the US, approximately 300 children under 5 drown every year in swimming pools alone.
Dr al-Ansari says when medical professionals are able to intervene quickly, it is possible for a child who has drowned to make a complete recovery.
In particular, children aged <5 years were more likely than older children to drown in buckets, baths and private swimming pools, while the majority of older children drowned in rivers, public swimming pools and the ocean.
The RLSS will launch their Don't Drink and Drown campaign next week, to raise awareness amongst UK students to act responsibly near open water sources when under the influence of alcohol, especially during Fresher's Week.
In 2012, more than 73,000 people drowned in the western Pacific
The highest rates for drowning are among children under five years of age, Males are two times more likely to drown than females.
This disparity was greatest at ages 11-12 years; at these ages, blacks drown in swimming pools at 10 times the rate of whites.
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.
Greg Drown's first exposure to shooting came at a young age when his father took him to Friendship, Ind., for a black-powder pistol competition.
The Question: Are children who had swimming lessons more or less likely to drown than children who haven't had lessons?
2 : to cover with a liquid <She drowns her salad with dressing.>
The fact that these men may drown is described as "preposterous" and "an abominable injustice," but who is the source of this injustice?
AN investigation claims there was no need to drown Capel Celyn to create the Tryweryn reservoir.