sink down

sink down

to sink or submerge. The sun sank down and darkness spread across the land. She sat in the chair and sank down, enjoying her moment of relaxation.
See also: down, sink
References in classic literature ?
It seemed to give him great relief to send a bullet home into the body of some surging, gorgeous-hued fish, arrest its glorious flashing motion for ever, and turn it on its side slowly to sink down into the death and depth of the sea.
The bone can sink down if it needs to relieve pressure, and the dogs heal completely after six to eight weeks.
An eight game losing streak saw the Vikings sink down the table.
A NIGHTMARE back nine saw Scots golfer Catriona Matthew sink down the Rio leaderboard yesterday and out of any hope of striking precious metal.
She would sink down onto the stage, rise above it, fly across it like lightning.
Always try to include a mixture of different sizes and trailing and upright plants to give your basket TipWHEN it's especially dry use a broom handle to poke holes into the soil around trees and shrubs To allow water to sink down to the roots more easily.
Middle-class families with children are barely surviving on the streets: One father said life as a refugee was like being stuck in quicksand -- every time you move, you sink down further," Guterres said in a statement after the release of the report.
And because it is all rocks, there is no risk that your feet will ever sink down into muck, even though there is a small stream running down the center of the piece.
You may have to let the fly sink down 25 feet or more.
Sink down trying to get thighs parallel to the ground.
The Caribbean novel by Norbert Schulz shows dreams rising and lets them sink down to the bottom of reality.
This may be a problem caused by some form of contamination on the surface of the balls that the flux could not overcome, or for some reason the package could not sink down evenly, permitting the metal-to-metal contact prior to reflow.
hard-edged thoughts sink down into the whipped cream of pop songs.
Filled with air to support and float vulnerable soft tissues of the body, the design of the overlay allows the body to sink down into the product providing protection while contouring to the body.
Still, the ratings of the insurer would not lose its investment status even if they sink down.