Definitions for drowner

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word drowner

Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  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


  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



  1. drowner(Noun)

    Someone who is drowning.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drowner(noun)

    one who, or that which, drowns


Find a translation for the drowner definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these drowner definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"drowner." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 21 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for drowner?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for drowner: