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sinker /ˈsɪŋkɚ/ noun
plural sinkers
sinker
/ˈsɪŋkɚ/
noun
plural sinkers
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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