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sink back

phrasal verb with sink us   /sɪŋk/ verb past tense sank /sæŋk/ sunk /sʌŋk/ , past participle sunk /sʌŋk/
to move into a relaxed, comfortable position: He sank back in his chair and closed his eyes.
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