English to Afrikaans Meaning :: sink

wasbak
Sink :
wasbak
- wasbakbezinkendesinkwasbakke
 

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Noun(1) plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe(2) (technology(3) a depression in the ground communicating with a subterranean passage (especially in limestone(4) a covered cistern; waste water and sewage flow into it
Verb(1) fall or descend to a lower place or level(2) cause to sink(3) pass into a specified state or condition(4) go under(5) descend into or as if into some soft substance or place(6) appear to move downward(7) fall heavily or suddenly; decline markedly(8) fall or sink heavily(9) embed deeply

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(1) Sweden is a sink of depravity by almost anyone's standards.(2) We had a bloom a couple of years ago in Jervis Bay, NSW so we know that they can be very abundant and in the oceans they're actually the major sink for carbon dioxide.(3) The sports minister later told the DÔö£├¡il it was wrong to assume that the failure to name two Irish venues would sink the bid.(4) Opponents of the regional assembly had called for North Yorkshire to be given a veto to sink the plans if a majority of the county's residents oppose them.(5) So, Ford wants to sink the ship rather than allow the flagship of the Russian sub fleet get into enemy hands.(6) I felt my fangs sink into flesh and I heard him scream.(7) they planned to sink a gold mine in Oklahoma(8) Where village welfare is concerned, these fishermen sink their differences and work together for the overall good of everyone.(9) The kitchen has fitted presses, a steel sink unit and a tiled floor.(10) Peyton stated as she saw the clothes and hair supplies by the sink .(11) he saw the coffin sink below the surface of the waves(12) A complex land-swap deal will sink if the city reneges on existing deals.(13) they agreed to sink their differences(14) You want to sink into oblivion, and you can't find a way.(15) Frankly, I delight in seeing people eagerly sink their teeth into the soft, burning hot, yellowish vegetable, defying the scalding heat of the sweet, sticky juice oozing from under the crisp rind.(16) Subsequently, the two managed to sink their differences.
Related Words
(1) heat sink ::
heat sink
Synonyms
Noun
1. basin ::
wasbak
2. sump ::
vergaarbak
3. swallow hole ::
sluk gat
Verb
4. become submerged ::
word onder die water
5. founder ::
stigter
6. scuttle ::
luikgat
7. destroy ::
vernietig
8. immerse ::
verdiep
9. descend ::
neerdaal
10. set ::
stel
11. lower oneself ::
verlaag jouself
12. fall ::
val
13. stoop ::
Stoop
14. deteriorate ::
versleg
15. embed ::
embed
16. dig ::
grawe
17. invest ::
belê
18. go down ::
gaan af
19. drop ::
drop
20. dip ::
dip
21. bury ::
begrawe
22. subside ::
bedaar
23. slide down ::
gly
24. lapse ::
verval
Antonyms
1. ameliorate ::
versag
2. improve ::
verbeter
3. meliorate ::
beter word
Different Forms
sink, sinkable, sinks
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