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Correct spelling:
sunk
Definition:
Penetrated into; settled to a level; subsided.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
done for, ruined, sunk, undone, washed-up.
damaged
totaled, flubbed, in need of repair, flawed, out of action, out of whack, in smithereens, out of kilter, beat-up, glitched, in poor condition, mucked up, no go, snafued.
deep
inmost, subterranean, fathomless, subaqueous, under ground, downreaching.
done for
had it, ausgespielt, packed up, packed-up.
downcast
doleful, heartsick, mopey, cast down, chapfallen, bummed out, down in dumps, down in the dumps, down-in-the-mouth, singing the blues.
hopeless
helpless, hopeless, desperate, irredeemable, irremediable, unachievable, unmitigable, beyond recall, in despair, past hope.
kaput
kaput, non-functioning, nonfunctioning, belly up, out of circulation, down and out, on the skids, washed up, down the tubes, all washed up, belly-up, down for the count.
reduced
lowered, marked down.
noun
sunk
done for, ruined, undone, unsuccessful, washed-up.
verb
deepened
deepened, Sank.
depressed
attenuated, debased, decreased, depressed, lowered.
descended
come down, dropped, settled, Descended, Toppled, Tumbled, came down, fallen down, fell down, nose-dived, plummeted.
deteriorated
atrophied, collapsed, decayed, dilapidated, faded, lapsed, mouldered, putrefied, slumped, wilted, withered, worsened, Declined, Degenerated, Deteriorated, Ebbed, Regressed, Relapsed, Reverted, Sank, Slid, Slipped, Waned, downgraded, retrogressed, fallen apart, fell apart, gone downhill, got worse, gotten worse, tergiversated, went downhill.
disappeared
departed, dissolved, evaporated, gone, hidden, melted, vanished, Disappeared, Evanesced, Fled, Went, Hid, flied.
immersed
dipped, drowned, dunked, engulfed, flooded, inundated, submerged, Bathed, Doused, Immersed, Plunged, Wallowed.
Examples of usage:
  1. She sunk into the chair and buried her face in her hands. – In Luck at Last by Walter Besant
  2. In ten minutes we'll be beyond reach of their light, and then there'll be another spell of safety, unless we are sunk. – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville
  3. Their number was about thirty, besides many old ones which had sunk down. – The Journal Of A Mission To The Interior Of Africa, In The Year 1805 by Mungo Park
  4. Henrietta was overcome, and had sunk into a chair. – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  5. He was smiling as he came, but his brows were slightly drawn, his eyes sunk in deep hollows. – The Knave of Diamonds by Ethel May Dell

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