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Physical DisappearancePlay
Used when objects physically go below water or soft surfaces, usually out of sight. SlideThe treasure sank in the quicksand.
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Literal and FigurativePlay
Can describe an actual event or feelings, such as hope sinking. SlideHis spirits sank when the results came out.