Definitions for drowner

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

drowndraʊn(v.i.)

  1. to die of suffocation under water or other liquid.

  2. (v.t.)to kill by submerging under water or other liquid.

  3. to destroy or get rid of by immersion:

    to drown one's troubles in drink.

  4. to flood or inundate with water or liquid; drench; soak.

  5. to overwhelm so as to render inaudible, as by a louder sound (often fol. by

    out).

  6. drown in, to be overwhelmed by. to be covered with or enveloped in.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Verb Phrase

Origin of drown:

1250–1300; ME drounnen, OE druncnian

drown′er(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. drowner(Noun)

    Someone who is drowning.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drowner(noun)

    one who, or that which, drowns

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