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English definition of “sink”

sink

verb [T] (FAILURE)    /sɪŋk/ (sank or US also sunk, sunk)
to cause something to fail or be in trouble : This rain could sink our plans for the garden party .Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
(Definition of sink verb (FAILURE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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