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English definition of “sink”

sink

verb [I/T] (GO BELOW WATER)   /sɪŋk/ (past tense sank  /sæŋk/ or sunk  /sʌŋk/, past participle sunk  /sʌŋk/)
to move below the surface of water : [I] The boat filled with water and began to sink. [T] It isn’t clear exactly what sank the ship .
(Definition of sink verb (GO BELOW WATER) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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