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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: sinking(0.01207 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to sinking.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
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English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a descent as through liquid (especially through water);
“they still talk about the sinking of the Titanic”
2: a slow fall or decline (as for lack of strength); “after
several hours of sinking an unexpected rally rescued the
market”; “he could not control the sinking of his legs”
3: a feeling caused by uneasiness or apprehension; “with a
sinking heart”; “a sinking feeling in the pit of my
stomach” [syn: sinking feeling]
English → English (gcide)
Sink \Sink\ (s[i^][ng]k), v. i. [imp. Sunk (s[u^][ng]k), or
(Sank (s[a^][ng]k)); p. p. Sunk (obs. Sunken, -- now
used as adj.); p. pr. & vb. n. Sinking.] [OE. sinken, AS.
sincan; akin to D. zinken, OS. sincan, G. sinken, Icel.
s["o]kkva, Dan. synke, Sw. sjunka, Goth. siggan, and probably
to E. silt. Cf. Silt.]
1. To fall by, or as by, the force of gravity; to descend
lower and lower; to decline gradually; to subside; as, a
stone sinks in water; waves rise and sink; the sun sinks
in the west.
I sink in deep mire. --Ps. lxix. 2.
2. To enter deeply; to fall or retire beneath or below the
surface; to penetrate.
The stone sunk into his forehead. --1 San. xvii.
3. Hence, to enter so as to make an abiding impression; to
Let these sayings sink down into your ears. --Luke
4. To be overwhelmed or depressed; to fall slowly, as so the
ground, from weakness or from an overburden; to fail in
strength; to decline; to decay; to decrease.
I think our country sinks beneath the yoke. --Shak.
He sunk down in his chariot. --2 Kings ix.
Let not the fire sink or slacken. --Mortimer.
5. To decrease in volume, as a river; to subside; to become
diminished in volume or in apparent height.
The Alps and Pyreneans sink before him. --Addison.
Syn: To fall; subside; drop; droop; lower; decline; decay;
a. & n. from Sink.
Sinking fund. See under Fund.
Sinking head (Founding), a riser from which the mold is fed
as the casting shrinks. See Riser, n., 4.
Sinking pump, a pump which can be lowered in a well or a
mine shaft as the level of the water sinks.