English → English - sink

Pronunciation
n. wash basin; sewer, drain; cesspool; place where criminals gather; device that disposes of excess energy within an electrical circuit (Electronics); receiver, device that receives data or heat (Computers)
v. submerge, fall down below the surface (especially in water); move down to a lower level; invest; fall, descend; slope or dip downward; become submerged; penetrate, permeate
v. sink, go down, descend, go to the bottom, subside, decline, diminish

English → Spanish - sink

Pronunciation
s. fregadero, pila, pila de cocina; drenaje, cloaca, sumidero; depresión, sitio hundido; lavabo, lavamanos
v. hundirse, irse a pique, irse al fondo, naufragar, sucumbir, sumergirse, sumirse, zahondar, zozobrar; echar a pique

English → French - sink

Pronunciation
n. évier, bassin, cloaque; repaire de bandit
v. couler; sombrer; faire couler; être précipité; baisser; tomber bas; s'effondrer; agoniser; introduire

English → German - sink

Pronunciation
n. Becken; Ausguß; Spülbecken; Sündenpfuhl
v. sinken; ertrinken; fallen; springen; sterben

English → Indonesian - sink

Pronunciation
n. bak cuci
v. tenggelam, menenggelamkan, masuk ke dalam, terbenam, menggali, merosot, turun, hilang, terperosok, memasukkan, memancangkan, membenamkan, menanam, menanamkan

English → Italian - sink

Pronunciation
s. acquaio, lavandino, lavello; (fig) tana, covo, ricettacolo; (Geol) lago salato; foiba, dolina; (Minier) scavo preliminare
v. scendere, abbassarsi, calare; affondare, sprofondare; cedere, avvallarsi; tramontare; declinare, digradare, essere in pendio; diminuire, ridursi; cadere; sentirsi mancare, venire meno; deperire

English → Polish - sink

Pronunciation
n. zlew, zmywak, umywalka, umywalnia, kloaka, rząp, zapadnia {teatr.}
v. zatonąć, zatopić, natapiać, utopić, grążyć, tonąć, utonąć, pogrążać, topić się, grzęznąć, wszczepiać, lgnąć, padać, walić się, wgryzać się, opadać, wpadać, spadać, osiadać, skapcanieć, spuścić, wgłębić, przenikać, zanikać, obsunąć się, osunąć, chylić, ginąć w oczach, zabrnąć, zamierać, zanurzać, ciężar: padać pod ciężarem, zatapiać, natopić
v. utapiać, pogrążyć, wszczepić, paść, wgryźć się, opaść, spaść, osiąść, wgłębiać, zaniknąć, zamrzeć, zanurzyć

English → Portuguese - sink

Pronunciation
s. pia; cano de esgoto; fossa; sumidouro; local onde criminosos se encontram; (Comp.) depósito, dissipador (data sink- depósito de dados, heat sink- dissipador de calor)
v. afundar; afogar; regar; mergulhar; descer, cair, descer; morrer, falecer; penetrar

English → Romanian - sink

Pronunciation
n. chiuvetă, hazna, puţ de scurgere, trapă, cloacă {fig.}, mocirlă
v. scufunda: se scufunda, cufunda, scufunda, cufunda: se cufunda, afunda, fi cufundat, lăsa: se lăsa în jos, cădea, lăsa, slăbi, scădea, descreşte, apune, asfinţi, pătrunde, săpa, renunţa la, investi, determina scăderea, distruge, ruina, instala, întipări: se întipări

English → Russian - sink

Pronunciation
с. раковина, слив; выгребная яма; сточная труба, сток, клоака; впадина, углубление, выемка; низина, котловина; провал, приемник данных
г. тонуть, затонуть, гибнуть, топить; погружать, опускать, снижать; погружаться, опускаться, падать; оседать, спадать, терять силу, убывать, ослабевать, уменьшаться; забывать, предавать забвению; замалчивать, скрывать; проходить, проникать

English → Turkish - sink

Pronunciation
f. batmak, gömülmek, saplanmak, basmak, çökmek, dalmak, işlemek, düşmek, inmek, azalmak, hafiflemek, alçalmak, kötüleşmek, fenalaşmak, durumu bozulmak, unutulmak, fakirleşmek, kırılmak, kafasına girmek, gömmek, batırmak, kazmak, yerleştirmek, düşürmek, a
i. lavabo, musluk taşı, pislik çukuru, çukur, batak, bataklık, lağım çukuru, yer kapağı [tiy.]

English → Ukrainian - sink

Pronunciation
n. раковина, зливник, западина, стічний: стічна труба
v. тонути, топити, опускатися, опускати, слабшати, увалюватися, укопувати, погашати, затоплювати, валитися, заков'язнути, затонути, затопити, потопати, потопити

English → Dutch - sink

Pronunciation
zn. gootsteen; plaats waar leden van onderwereld samenkomen
ww. verzinken, zinken, ondergaan; tot zinken brengen; vallen; parachuutspringen; indringen; van honger omkomen

English → Greek - sink

Pronunciation
ουσ. βόθρος, νεροχύτης
ρήμ. βουλιάζω, καταποντίζω, βυθίζω, βυθίζομαι, καταπίπτω

English → Arabic - sink

Pronunciation
‏مغسلة، الجفنة، بالوعة، بؤرة فساد، غور منخفض، منخفض مسطح‏
‏غاص، غطس، غوص، غرق سفينة، فور، تدنى، غور، خسر، إخترق، إستغرق، إنهار، أضعف المعنويات، خفض، نزل، حطم، هزم، أطاح، غرق، أثر، حفر، سدد دين، سجل هدفا، دمر سمعته، نسى، إختفى، دخل، وظف مالا، غرز، أضعف، إستثمر أموالا‏

English → Chinese - sink

Pronunciation
(名) 水槽, 水池
(动) 下沉; 下陷; 落, 没; 低落, 陷落; 使下沉; 把...插入; 使陷入; 使下垂

English → Chinese - sink

Pronunciation
(名) 水槽, 水池
(動) 下沈; 下陷; 落, 沒; 低落, 陷落; 使下沈; 把...插入; 使陷入; 使下垂

English → Hindi - sink

Pronunciation
n. सिंक, परनाला, मोरी, गढ़ा, ग़ार
v. डूबना, अस्त होना, छिपना, मूल्य में कमी आना, डूबोना, खोदकर बनाना

English → Japanese - sink

Pronunciation
(動) 沈む; 沈没する; 沈下する; くぼむ; 傾斜する; こける; 弱まる
(名) 流し; 洗面台; 下水溝; 巣窟

English → Korean - sink

Pronunciation
명. 물버리는 곳, 수채, 하수구; 세면기; 쓰레기터, 소굴
동. 가라앉다, 침몰하다; 내려가다; 감소하다; 투자하다; 빠지다;스며들다

English → Vietnamese - sink

Pronunciation
n. thùng, chậu rửa chén, rảnh nước dơ, cục chì buộc ở lưỡi câu, chậu rửa mặt
v. bải bỏ, rớt, chìm dưới đáy, lún xuống, in sâu vào trí nhớ, sập xuống, hạ xuống

Definition of sink

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To move or be moved into something.
1. Ergative To descend or submerge (or to cause to do so) into a liquid or similar substance.
A stone sinks in water.
The sun gradually sank in the west.
2. Transitive To cause a vessel to sink, generally by making it no longer watertight.
3. Transitive To push (something) into something.
The joint will hold tighter if you sink a wood screw through both boards.
The dog sank its teeth into the delivery man's leg.
4. Golf To pot; hit a ball into a pocket or hole.
2. To diminish or be diminished.
5. Of the human heart To experience apprehension, disappointment, dread, or momentary depression.
6. Figurative To cause to decline; to depress or degrade.
To sink one's reputation
7. Intransitive To demean or lower oneself; to do something below one's status, standards, or morals.
3. To conceal and appropriate.
4. To keep out of sight; to suppress; to ignore.
5. To reduce or extinguish by payment.
To sink the national debt
6. To be overwhelmed or depressed; to fail in strength.
7. To decrease in volume, as a river; to subside; to become diminished in volume or in apparent height.
Noun
8. A basin used for holding water for washing
9. A drain for carrying off wastewater
10. A sinkhole
11. A depression in land where water collects, with no visible outlet
12. A heat sink
13. A place that absorbs resources or energy
14. The motion of a sinker pitch
Jones' has a two-seamer with heavy sink.
15. An object or callback that captures events; event sink
16. A destination vertex in a transportation network
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Verb Forms

Present participle: sinking
Present: sink (3.person: sinks)
Past: sank
Future: will sink
Present conditional: would sink
Present Perfect: have sunk (3.person: has sunk)
Past Perfect: had sunk
Future Perfect: will have sunk
Past conditional: would have sunk
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