sink in

Definition of sink in

  1. :  to become completely known, felt, or understood I had to tell him what to do over and over before it finally sank in. The fact that she's left me still hasn't really sunk in.

Word by Word Definitions

sinkplay
  1. :  to go to the bottom :  submerge

    :  to become partly buried (as in mud)

    :  to become engulfed

  1. :  a pool or pit for the deposit of waste or sewage :  cesspool

    :  a ditch or tunnel for carrying off sewage :  sewer

    :  a stationary basin connected with a drain and usually a water supply for washing and drainage


Learn More about sink in


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sink in? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a favoring of the simplest explanation

Get Word of the Day daily email!