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To move, or to make something move in water

go down

to sink below the surface of the water

carry

verb

if water or air carries something or someone, it takes them with it as it moves along

sink

verb

to disappear below the surface of the water

sink

verb

to make something, especially a boat, disappear below the surface of the water

swim

verb

if fish swim, they move in water

go under

to sink below the surface of the water

duck

verb

to force someone’s head under water for a short time, often in rough play

splash

verb

to move noisily in water

sunken

adjective

lying at the bottom of the sea

submerged

adjective

completely under water

creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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sandwich woman

a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career

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