Synonyms for Drowned:


suffocated (adjective)
submerged, sunk, Immersed.


dead, under hatches, asleep in the deep, Foundered, in a watery grave, gone. drowned (noun)
submerged, sunken.


flooded (verb)
sloshed, drenched, Rinsed, saturated, swamped, Sluiced, Showered, imbued, soaked, Deluged.
immersed (verb)
inundated, Bathed, Immersed, dipped, Sank, sunk, Doused, engulfed, Wallowed, flooded, submerged, Plunged, dunked.
killed (verb)
Snuffed, Massacred, removed, Liquidated, exterminated, strangled, Eliminated, Hanged, assassinated, dispatched, put to sleep, murdered, done away with, done in, iced, Purged, did in, executed, Suffocated, Slaughtered, slain, smitten, asphyxiated, did away with, smothered, slew, Sacrificed, Butchered, Smote, Killed, chilled.

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Other relevant words:
sunken, under hatches.

Usage examples for drowned

  1. The man that was drowned nine days ago off Maiden's rock. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  2. It's just the same as though they'd drowned themselves! – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  3. He'll be drowned now, growled the man; and sarve him right. – The Black Bar by George Manville Fenn