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Related / Similar Words: sinking feeling

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • a descent as through liquid (especially through water); "they still talk about the sinking of the Titanic";
  • a feeling caused by uneasiness or apprehension; "with a sinking heart"; "a sinking feeling in the pit of my stomach";

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    Hyponyms: settling, subsiding, subsidence, submergence, submerging, submersion, immersion, foundering, going under

     

    Derivational Morphology: sink, settle, go down, go under

     

    Anagrams: kissing, I Kings

     

     
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