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03:32 May 4, 2001
English to Bulgarian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: sink in
His success hasn't sunk in yet.

And also:
I do need to beef up a bit.
ASAP!
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Bulgarian translation:не е намалял
Explanation:
Според мен в този контекст sink in означава не е намалял (спаднал). Иначе има и доста други значения, например:
1 a : to go to the bottom : SUBMERGE b : to become partly buried (as in mud) c : to become engulfed
2 a (1) : to fall or drop to a lower place or level (2) : to flow at a lower depth or level (3) : to burn with lower intensity (4) : to fall to a lower pitch or volume <his voice sank to a whisper> b : to subside gradually : SETTLE c : to disappear from view d : to slope gradually : DIP
3 a : to soak or become absorbed : PENETRATE b : to become impressively known or felt <the lesson had sunk in>
4 : to become deeply absorbed <sank into reverie>
5 a : to go downward in quality, state, or condition b : to grow less in amount or worth
6 a : to fall or drop slowly for lack of strength b : to become depressed c : to fail in health or strength
transitive senses
1 a : to cause to sink <sink a battleship> b : to force down especially below the earth's surface c : to cause (something) to penetrate
2 : to engage deeply the attention of : IMMERSE
3 a : to dig or bore (a well or shaft) in the earth : EXCAVATE b : to form by cutting or excising <sink words in stone>
4 : to cast down or bring to a low condition or state : OVERWHELM, DEFEAT
5 : to lower in standing or reputation : ABASE
6 a : to lessen in value or amount b : to lower or soften (the voice) in speaking
7 : RESTRAIN, SUPPRESS <sinks her pride and approaches the despised neighbor -- Richard Harrison>
8 : to pay off (as a debt) : LIQUIDATE
9 : INVEST
10 : DROP 7c <sink a putt>
- sink·able /'si[ng]-k&-b&l/ adjective

beef (verb)= to add substance, strength, or power to -- usually used with up <money to beef up its staff of professional economists -- John Fischer>

Аз трябва да позаякна малко...
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naне е намалял
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не е намалял


Explanation:
Според мен в този контекст sink in означава не е намалял (спаднал). Иначе има и доста други значения, например:
1 a : to go to the bottom : SUBMERGE b : to become partly buried (as in mud) c : to become engulfed
2 a (1) : to fall or drop to a lower place or level (2) : to flow at a lower depth or level (3) : to burn with lower intensity (4) : to fall to a lower pitch or volume <his voice sank to a whisper> b : to subside gradually : SETTLE c : to disappear from view d : to slope gradually : DIP
3 a : to soak or become absorbed : PENETRATE b : to become impressively known or felt <the lesson had sunk in>
4 : to become deeply absorbed <sank into reverie>
5 a : to go downward in quality, state, or condition b : to grow less in amount or worth
6 a : to fall or drop slowly for lack of strength b : to become depressed c : to fail in health or strength
transitive senses
1 a : to cause to sink <sink a battleship> b : to force down especially below the earth's surface c : to cause (something) to penetrate
2 : to engage deeply the attention of : IMMERSE
3 a : to dig or bore (a well or shaft) in the earth : EXCAVATE b : to form by cutting or excising <sink words in stone>
4 : to cast down or bring to a low condition or state : OVERWHELM, DEFEAT
5 : to lower in standing or reputation : ABASE
6 a : to lessen in value or amount b : to lower or soften (the voice) in speaking
7 : RESTRAIN, SUPPRESS <sinks her pride and approaches the despised neighbor -- Richard Harrison>
8 : to pay off (as a debt) : LIQUIDATE
9 : INVEST
10 : DROP 7c <sink a putt>
- sink·able /'si[ng]-k&-b&l/ adjective

beef (verb)= to add substance, strength, or power to -- usually used with up <money to beef up its staff of professional economists -- John Fischer>

Аз трябва да позаякна малко...



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Vladimir Shapovalov
United States
Local time: 20:33
Native speaker of: Native in BulgarianBulgarian, Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in pair: 431
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