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sunken

  
1    concave, drawn, haggard, hollow, hollowed  
2    at a lower level, below ground, buried, depressed, immersed, lower, recessed, submerged  
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sunken

  
1       adj   Sunken ships have sunk to the bottom of a sea, ocean, or lake.  
ADJ n  
The sunken sailing-boat was a glimmer of white on the bottom..., Try diving for sunken treasure.     
2       adj   Sunken gardens, roads, or other features are below the level of their surrounding area.  
ADJ n  
The room was dominated by a sunken bath.     
3       adj   Sunken eyes, cheeks, or other parts of the body curve inwards and make you look thin and unwell.  
Her eyes were sunken and black-ringed.     

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sunk, sun, sunny, sunset

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