from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Obsolete A past participle of sink.
- adj. Depressed, fallen in, or hollowed: sunken cheeks.
- adj. Situated beneath the surface of the water or ground; submerged: a sunken reef.
- adj. Below a surrounding level: a sunken meadow.
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- v. Past participle of sink
- adj. caused, by natural or unnatural means, to be submerged
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Lying on the bottom of a river or other water; sunk.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Sunk, in any sense.
- Situated below the general surface; below the surface, as of the sea: as, a sunken rock.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a sunken area
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