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sunken

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of sunken

  1. 1 curved inward our convalescing guest's sunken cheeks soon filled out on a diet of my mother's cooking Synonyms of sunken concave, dented, depressed, dished, indented, recessed, hollowWords Related to sunken alveolar, cavernous, crescentic, cuplike, cupped, cuppy, recurved; dimpled, pockmarked; compressed, condensed, contracted, diminished, reducedNear Antonyms of sunken ballooning, bloated, blown up, bulbous, distended, enlarged, expanded, extended, inflated, jutting, projecting, puffed, puffy, risen, swollen; domed, global, globular, round, rounded, sphericalAntonyms of sunken bulging, cambered, convex, protruding, protrusive, protuberant

  2. 2 living, lying, or occurring below the surface of the water diving for sunken treasure Synonyms of sunken aquatic, submarine, submerged, underwaterWords Related to sunken oceanic; undersea; abysmal, abyssal, deep, deep-sea, deepwater



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