Translation of "sunken" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈsʌŋ.kən/ us

having fallen to the bottom of the sea

They’re diving for sunken treasure.

at a lower level than the surrounding area

a desnivel
It was a luxurious bathroom, with a sunken bath.

(of eyes or cheeks) seeming to have fallen further into the face, especially because of tiredness, illness, or old age

She looked old and thin with sunken cheeks and hollow eyes.

(Translation of “sunken” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)