Usage examples for sunk

  1. The discouragements must have sunk in pretty deep. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  2. The captain, who had been quite overwhelmed by this sudden arrival of a real lord to our rescue at the very moment when we had sunk to despair, and no less astonished by the intimacy that seemed to exist between the newcomer and myself, had the presence of mind to bend his head, and that was all. – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  3. I sunk on my knees in the boat and gazed up. – Wilfrid Cumbermede by George MacDonald