present tense third-person singular of sink
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as in humiliates
to reduce to a lower standing in one's own eyes or in others' eyes the revelation that he has been embezzling for years definitely sinks him in my opinion

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noun

plural of sink
as in dumps
a place of great vice and corruption was able to rise above the sink that was his birthplace

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“Sinks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sinks. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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