Usage examples for Sank

  1. Then he sank back again. – Dame Care by Hermann Sudermann
  2. Bartley turned away and sank down in his chair again. – Alexander's Bridge and The Barrel Organ by Willa Cather and Alfred Noyes
  3. She sank down- she slept. – Landolin by Berthold Auerbach
  4. He had been told what to expect, yet his heart sank within him. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  5. He sank into the work, and saved himself. – Red Fleece by Will Levington Comfort
  6. If he sank down and the sword of the King of the Land of Mist fell on him, never would she be saved. – The King of Ireland's Son by Padraic Colum
  7. She sank to her knees beside the bed. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  8. " Sank like a stone," said Mr. Chalk, decidedly. – Project Gutenberg, Dialstone Lane, by W.W. Jacobs by W.W. Jacobs
  9. It only sank down into my heart; and I knew I had no help in this world. – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  10. She sank back in the carriage and closed her eyes. – Vittoria, v4 by George Meredith
  11. She sprang to her feet, but being too weak to stand, sank back again. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  12. She sank into a chair. – The Pioneers by Katharine Susannah Prichard
  13. The girl's heart sank at hearing this. – The Happiest Time of Their Lives by Alice Duer Miller
  14. The child sank back from her work and regarded the visitor, smiling. – Jewel A Chapter In Her Life by Clara Louise Burnham
  15. My face fell, my heart sank. – Life on the Stage by Clara Morris
  16. Down on the ground she sank. – Northland Heroes by Florence Holbrook
  17. Alice sank into the chair that was offered her, her eyes fixed on Catharine. – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  18. As the fire sank down so did the people go away; at last there was no one to be seen: we remained more than half an hour watching; light after light disappeared, and all was quiet as death. – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat