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sunk

Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of sunk

  • past tense and past participle of sink

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sunk

adjective \ ˈsəŋk \

Definition of sunk

1 : depressed in spirits

Examples of sunk in a Sentence

  1. all our savings went for lottery tickets, and now we're sunk

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First Known Use of sunk

1719



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Definition of sunk for Students

  • past tense and past participle of sink


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