German translation of sink in
- (into mud etc)
einsinken (prep obj, -to in +acc)
- (informal, = be understood)
kapiert werden (inf)
⇒ it's only just sunk in that it really did happen
ich kapiere/er kapiert etc erst jetzt, dass das tatsächlich passiert ist (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'sink in'
Only now did the significance of Fletcher's last remark sink in.EVERVILLE (2001)
Eve stripped and washed at the shell-shaped granite sink in what had been her mother's bathroom.Doll's Eyes
She knew she must drive herself forward with feverish energy or she would sink in a sea of misery.In Love and War
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Translation of sink in from the Collins English to German Dictionary