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How did the fictional term "sunken place" become an actual term that the black community uses in real life?
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Origin of sunken
OTHER WORDS FROM sunkenhalf-sunken, adjectiveun·sunk·en, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for sunken
Now in his early thirties, his cheeks are sunken from smoking too much hash.Obama’s Deadly Informants: The Drone Spotters of Pakistan|Umar Farooq, Syed Fakhar Kakakhel|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There was a first-class lounge with a sunken well and cocktail bar.
After he disembarked the sunken ship, Schettino told reporters that he accepts responsibility for his role in the disaster.Captain Schettino Returns to Costa Concordia Crime Scene|Barbie Latza Nadeau|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then he pointed to my sunken cheeks where a couple gray whiskers poked through.
The clothes generated electronic sounds that played in the night club, whilst the audience watched from sunken sofas.
Her face was yellow; her eyes were sunken and dull; her hands trembled.A Daughter of the Vine|Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
He had just risen from a sick bed; his features were sunken, his voice hollow, and his whole appearance haggard and terrible.Lives of Celebrated Women|Samuel Griswold Goodrich
And there were so many of themthose poor creatures down there, with their wasted forms and sunken eyes!The Turn of the Tide|Eleanor H. Porter
The two craft drifted abreast of each other about midway of the sunken basin.The Best Short Stories of 1917|Various
Looking seaward, we saw the hull of the sunken Majestic, a perpetual sign of the limitations of "sea power."With Manchesters in the East|Gerald B. Hurst