dunk - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/dʌŋk/
present tense
I/you/we/theydunk
he/she/itdunks
present participledunking
past tensedunked
past participledunked
  1. 1
    to put something into liquid for a short time before taking it out again
    1. a.
      to put a piece of cake, bread etc into a drink before eating it
  2. 2
    to throw the ball downwards into the basket during a game of basketball
    See also slam-dunk

derived word

dunk

 

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noun [countable]
singulardunk
pluraldunks