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dunks

verb
present tense third-person singular of dunk

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to sink or push (something) briefly into or as if into a liquid
  • dunking a doughnut in one's morning coffee

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“Dunks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dunks. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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