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1 dunk /ˈdʌŋk/ verb
dunks; dunked; dunking
1 dunk
/ˈdʌŋk/
verb
dunks; dunked; dunking
Learner's definition of DUNK
[+ object]
: to dip (food) quickly into a liquid (such as coffee or milk) while eating
chiefly US : to push (someone or something) under water or other liquid for a short amount of time
basketball : to jump high in the air and push (the ball) down through the basket
[+ object]
[no object]
2 dunk /ˈdʌŋk/ noun
plural dunks
2 dunk
/ˈdʌŋk/
noun
plural dunks
Learner's definition of DUNK
[count] basketball
: a shot that is made by jumping high in the air and pushing the ball down through the basket
called also dunk shot, slam dunk
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