Definitions for drowner
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to die of suffocation under water or other liquid.
(v.t.)to kill by submerging under water or other liquid.
to destroy or get rid of by immersion:
to drown one's troubles in drink.
to flood or inundate with water or liquid; drench; soak.
to overwhelm so as to render inaudible, as by a louder sound (often fol. by
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
Someone who is drowning.
one who, or that which, drowns