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sink

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1 to become worse or of less value

  • his fortunes have steadily sunk since the breakup of his business
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go to pot, go to seed (or run to seed)

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2 to go to a lower level especially abruptly

  • I had just bought a bundle of shares of the stock when its price sank like a rock
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3 to refrain from openly showing or uttering

  • sinks his pride and makes the first step towards a reconciliation
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4 to cease to be visible

  • that evening we sat on the beach, dreamily watching the sun sink beneath the horizon
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drop out of sight

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7 to lead or extend downward

  • the road sinks abruptly after that curve
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8 to lose bodily strength or vigor

  • the old woman only sunk further after she was moved to the nursing home
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sink

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a place of great vice and corruption

  • was able to rise above the sink that was his birthplace
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