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The ship sank off the coast of Newfoundland during a storm.
Do you think the cork will float or sink?
The wounded deer sank to the ground.
He sank to his knees and begged for forgiveness.
When I got home, all I wanted to do was sink into a hot bath.
The patient is sinking fast and may not last through the night.
Without a stable central government, the country is sinking into crisis.
As the search went on, Simon began to sink into despair.
The dollar sank even lower yesterday on world markets.
Agricultural production had sunk to its lowest level in years.
How could you sink to stealing money from your own mother?
I never thought he would sink so low as to lie to me about it.
He only has to sink the pink ball to win the game.
Without her support, we’re sunk.
It’s sink or swim in this business.
This is the British English definition of sink. View American English definition of sink.