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sinker/ˈsɪŋkɚ/noun
pluralsinkers
sinker
/ˈsɪŋkɚ/
noun
pluralsinkers
Learner's definition of SINKER  
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: a weight used for holding a fishing line or net underwater
baseball : a fast pitch that drops lower as it reaches home plate
— called also sinker ball

hook, line and sinker

— see 1hook
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