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How to use sunk in a sentence
And my beloved Zimbabwe has sunk from a promising beacon into an abyss of greed and dictatorship.How I Got Addicted to Africa (and Wrote a Thriller About It)|Todd Moss|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cargo holds are still stocked with munition, though the weaponry sunk with the ships is still considered dangerous.
The Kentucky freshman sunk his third game-winning three-pointer in a row, launching fresh claims about his ‘clutch gene.’Was Aaron Harrison’s Game-Winning Three-Pointer ‘Clutch’?|Robert Silverman|April 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Soros and his fellow Democratic heavyweights sunk millions into ACT, funding anti-Bush advertising and turnout efforts.
But how many of us, thus sunk in despair, have not been vaulted back to equilibrium by another look at Groundhog Day?Harold Ramis’s ‘Groundhog Day’ Is About as Perfect as a Movie Gets|Malcolm Jones|February 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was contemporary with Milton, and preferred before him by critics of the day, but has now sunk into oblivion.
Alessandro walked at the horses' heads, his face sunk on his breast, his eyes fixed on the ground.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
His search has always hitherto been fruitless, and he has sunk back, disheartened, into the sea.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Jamestown was for a long time the capital of the state, but has sunk into ruin, and is almost desolate.
With a low moan her head sunk upon the old man's knee, and she shook and trembled with violent emotion.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie