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sunk

[suhngk] /sʌŋk/
verb
1.
a simple past tense and past participle of sink.
adjective
2.
Informal. beyond help; done for; washed up:
If they catch you cheating, you're really sunk.
3.
Nautical. (of a forecastle or poop) raised less than a full deck above the weather deck of a ship.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30 for def 2
Related forms
half-sunk, adjective
unsunk, adjective
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sunk

/sʌŋk/
verb
1.
a past participle of sink
adjective
2.
(informal) with all hopes dashed; ruined: if the police come while we're opening the safe, we'll be sunk
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