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Difference between Sink and Drown


Sink और Drown दोनों का ही हिंदी meaning 'डूबना' होता है। पर इन दोनों words के uses अलग अलग है।

Sink : verb
Sink is used for both inanimate (निर्जीव) objects.
The ship sank in the sea.
Enemy aircraft sank two battleships.

Drown : verb
Drown is used for animated (सजीव) objects.
He drowned in the river.
He drowned in a boating accident.

 

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