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an organization responsible for helping people or ships in danger near a coast, or for stopping people bringing goods into a country illegally by boat
a member of this organization
if a ship or boat founders, it becomes full of water and sinks
if a ship keels over, it falls sideways
to bring a ship that has sunk back to the surface of the water
the Royal National Lifeboat Institution: an organization in the UK that sends boats to help people who are in danger at sea
to save a ship or the things that it is carrying when it has been damaged or sunk
to make a ship sink by deliberately letting water in
to sink a ship deliberately, for example by making holes in the bottom
a ship that is destroyed in a shipwreck
someone who is shipwrecked was involved in a shipwreck
to destroy a ship so that it sinks
a ship that has sunk
an occasion on which a ship sinks
if a boat sinks without trace, it sinks and cannot be found
if a ship or a boat turns turtle, it turns over and its bottom part faces upwards
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an arrangement in which two people who have never met before spend some time together, in order...
the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards
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