sink like a stone

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Definition of sink like a stone

: to sink very suddenly and quickly The ship hit an iceberg and sank like a stone. often used figuratively His last movie sank like a stone.

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“Sink like a stone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sink%20like%20a%20stone. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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