Definitions

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  • n. The act of drowning.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of drowning.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of drowning.

Etymologies

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drown +‎ -age

Examples

  • Solution into universal slush; drownage of all interests divine and human, in a Noah's-Deluge of Parliamentary eloquence, -- such as we hope our sins, heavy and manifold though they are, have not yet quite deserved!

    Latter-Day Pamphlets

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  • Young ladies in crinoline gownage

    Refrained from riparian clownage

    Else they might have slid

    As Ophelia did

    To prolonged, if picturesque, drownage.

    July 23, 2016