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Definition of Sinking

Sinking

  1. of Sink
  2. a. & n. from Sink.

Sinking Quotations

Fan the sinking flame of hilarity with the wing of friendship; and pass the rosy wine.
Charles Dickens

We of the sinking middle class may sink without further struggles into the working class where we belong, and probably when we get there it will not be so dreadful as we feared, for, after all, we have nothing to lose.
George Orwell

I'd much rather be a woman than a man. Women can cry, they can wear cute clothes, and they're the first to be rescued off sinking ships.
Gilda Radner

The surrender of life is nothing to sinking down into acknowledgment of inferiority.
John C. Calhoun

You can imagine, if somebody's approaching retirement, and all of a sudden the funds that he or she is depending on is depleted by 50% or however many, it gives them a sinking feeling in the pit of their stomach.
Pat Robertson
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Sinking Translations

sinking in German is sinkende, absackend, Versenkung
sinking in Italian is affondamento
sinking in Spanish is hundimiento
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