sink verb translate English to Turkish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "sink" - English-Turkish dictionary


/sɪŋk/ ( past tense and past participle sank, also US sunk, past participle sunk)
WATER [I, T] B1 to go down or make something go down below the surface of water and not come back up
The Titanic sank after hitting an iceberg. Staying afloat, capsizing and sinking
SOFT SUBSTANCE [I, T] B1 to go down, or make something go down, into something soft
batmak, batırmak
My feet keep sinking into the sand.Moving downwardsFalling and dropping
MOVE DOWN [I] B2 to move down slowly
yavaş yavaş batmak
The sun sank below the horizon.Moving downwardsFalling and dropping
(Definition of sink verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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