See also: süňk

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Pronunciation edit

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /sʌŋk/
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  • Rhymes: -ʌŋk

Verb edit


  1. past participle of sink
  2. (dialectal) past of sink
    • Jonathan Swift
      He sunk beneath the cumbrous weight.
    • 1811, [Jane Austen], chapter XVI, in Sense and Sensibility [], volume I, London: [] C[harles] Roworth, [], and published by T[homas] Egerton, [], →OCLC, page 196:
      Such violence of affliction indeed could not be supported for ever; it sunk within a few days into a calmer melancholy; []

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Noun edit

sunk n

  1. (colloquial) shabbiness, sleaziness
    Den där baren vi var på igår asså. Vilket jävla sunk.
    That bar we went to yesterday... such goddamn sleaze.

Declension edit

Declension of sunk 
Indefinite Definite
Nominative sunk sunket
Genitive sunks sunkets

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