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Synonyms for drowning
drown·ing

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  1. sinkingverb

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    Submitted by siddharthdinesh4 on July 28, 2021  

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  1. drowningnoun

    Synonyms:
    demersion, submersion, inundation, noyade

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  1. List of paraphrases for "drowning":

    drownings, drowned, drown, sinking, sinks

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How to use drowning in a sentence?

  1. Ambassador Blankhart:

    Through the challenge I discovered a whole world I didn't know about, i came into contact with the Nile Swimmers and the whole issue of drowning in Sudan.

  2. Anais Nin:

    Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic.

  3. Bernard Kouchner:

    In this affair, Europe is guilty of failing to assist a person in danger. That is to our shame, before anything else, let's throw a lifeline to all these people who are drowning by creating a European rescue fleet for the 28 members of the European Union. One rescue boat for each country.

  4. Robin Williams ' widow:

    It felt like he was drowning in his symptoms, and I was drowning along with him.

  5. Yannis Mouzalas:

    That (resettling) would mean we, and countries like Italy and Hungary, would not be dealing with uncontrolled flows of people, save these people from smugglers and from the prospect of drowning trying to get here.


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