Noun(1) a basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled downward into the basket
Verb(1) immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate(2) make a dunk shot, in basketball(3) dip into a liquid while eating
(1) Tonight there will be row upon row of long tables set up, where the brave gastronome can tuck into boiled snails or dunk fresh bread into pots of hot, unidentified tagine: Morocco is not ideal for vegetarians.(2) Once I got the ball my one intention was to dunk , and I didn't let anything get in my way.(3) Everyone grabs a special fondue fork (a super long fork with two tiny tines), and they spear a piece of food and then dunk it in the pot!(4) Katrina had to hold herself properly and not slurp up her soup, or dunk bread into it either.(5) It's very satisfying to hear the oil sizzling loudly as you dunk the meat in, but for flavour I would recommend the Chinese fondue.(6) Just dunk them in boiling water for a minute, or layer them up in the dish with your sauces.(7) He can catch and shoot, can shoot off the dribble and can dunk in the fast break.(8) There's no such thing as a cup of tea or coffee - it's served in bowls and it's quite acceptable to dunk your brioche (but in a nice, polite way).(9) Make sure your hands are warm - dunk them in hot water to take away any surface chill.(10) Pensioners can have a cup of tea and a biscuit for 5p and all the gardeners roll up to dunk their digestives in the afternoon sunshine.(11) They each tore at their individual bagels, spread cream cheese on the torn off piece, and proceeded to dunk the piece in a communal cup of coffee.(12) Some historians believe that our ancestors used to dunk pieces of scorched bread into tankards of beer or wine to improve the taste, but it is hard to imagine how foul their brew must have been.(13) If anything, women's basketball should work to prove that they're above the fascination with the dunk and that they're willing to focus on the right things.(14) She is also fond of risotto, mild goat's cheese, olives, breadsticks and pitta bread, especially if she can dunk them in some creamy hummus.(15) They cheer at jet-engine volume whenever he fades away for a jumper or throws down a thundering dunk off of a fast break.(16) My method is to dunk each fruit in a glass of champagne and eat it whole while still dripping.
(1) dunk tank :: dunk tenk
1. dip ::
2. dunk shot ::
dunk, dunked, dunking, dunks
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And if this is such a slam DUNK,
then why didn't you pitch it to Fring?
Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 8
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