sink without a trace


: to sink beneath the water to a place that cannot be seen or found
The boat sank without a trace.
often used figuratively
Her first album was a big success, but after that she sank without a trace.

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Recent Examples on the Web Most arthouse movies in Spain sink without a trace, however. Emiliano De Pablos, Variety, 18 May 2022

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“Sink without a trace.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

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