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Synonyms for sink

Synonyms for sink

to fall or drift down to the bottom

to go beneath the surface or to the bottom of a liquid

to go from a more erect posture to a less erect posture

to slope downward

to become lower in quality, character, or condition

to bring oneself down to a lower level of behavior

to undergo moral deterioration

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to undergo a sharp, rapid descent in value or price

to cause to penetrate with force

sink in: to come as a realization

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an area sunk below its surroundings

a place known for its great filth or corruption

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plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe

(technology) a process that acts to absorb or remove energy or a substance from a system

a depression in the ground communicating with a subterranean passage (especially in limestone) and formed by solution or by collapse of a cavern roof

a covered cistern

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fall or descend to a lower place or level

cause to sink

pass into a specified state or condition

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descend into or as if into some soft substance or place

appear to move downward

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fall heavily or suddenly

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fall or sink heavily

embed deeply

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Sea walls, floating schools and temporary disaster relief housing in disparate ecological and social contexts provide concrete starting points for considering questions about nature, culture and design at the heart of Sink or Swim.
8 Ways to Help Sink or Swim Sail Toward the Bestseller List - May 28
Sink or Swim 2008 will also include a poster competition.
Sink or Swim is at the Playhouse Studio from February 18-23.
For more information on the Sink or Swim 2010 business plan contest, including rules and how to enter, click here, or contact us at sinkorswim@seasteading.
He'll either sink or swim as players find you out very quickly.
Saturn is about to put him into the spotlight again, making the next year a demanding one where he's either going to sink or swim.