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Sinker

Sink´er
n.1.One who, or that which, sinks.
Dividing sinker
in knitting machines, a sinker between two jack sinkers and acting alternately with them.
Jack sinker
See under Jack, n.
Sinker bar
a - In knitting machines, a bar to which one set of the sinkers is attached
b - In deep well boring, a heavy bar forming a connection between the lifting rope and the boring tools, above the jars.
Noun1.sinker - a small ring-shaped friedcake
Synonyms: donut, doughnut
2.sinker - a weight that sinks (as to hold nets or fishing lines under water)
3.sinker - a pitch that curves downward rapidly as it approaches the plate
Brussels biscuit, Melba toast, apple fritter, beignet, beignet aux pommes, biscuit, bismarck, bob, bowl, cast, change of pace, change-up, chuck, chunk, cracker, cruller, curve, doughnut, downcurve, fastball, fastnacht, fling, flip, forward pass, friedcake, fritter, graham cracker, hardtack, heave, hurl, incurve, knuckleball, lateral, lateral pass, lead, lob, olykoek, outcurve, pass, peg, pilot biscuit, pitch, plumb, plummet, pretzel, put, raised doughnut, rusk, saltine, sandbag, screwball, sea biscuit, serve, service, ship biscuit, shot-put, shy, slider, sling, soda cracker, spitball, spitter, throw, toss, twister, upcurve, wafer, weight, zwieback
Browse
Sinisterly
Sinistrad
Sinistral
Sinistrality
Sinistrally
Sinistrin
Sinistrorsal
Sinistrorse
Sinistrous
Sinistrously
Sinitic
Sinitic language
Sink
Sink hole
sink in
sinkable
-- Sinker --
Sinker bar
sinkhole
Sinkiang
Sinking
sinking feeling
sinking fund
Sinking head
Sinking pump
sinking spell
Sinless
sinlessness
Sinn Fein
Sinner
Sinneress
Sinnet
sinning
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