Meaning of “sunken” in the English Dictionary

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"sunken" in British English

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sunkenadjective

uk /ˈsʌŋ.kən/ us /ˈsʌŋ.kən/

(Definition of “sunken” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sunken" in American English

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sunkenadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈsʌŋ·kən/

lying at the bottom of the sea or below a surrounding surface:

A few steps below the path lay a beautiful sunken garden.

(Definition of “sunken” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)