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dunk

dunk

2 definitions found
 for dunk
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  dunk
      n 1: a basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled
           downward into the basket [syn: dunk, dunk shot, stuff
           shot]
      v 1: immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or
           saturate; "dip the garment into the cleaning solution";
           "dip the brush into the paint" [syn: dunk, dip,
           souse, plunge, douse]
      2: make a dunk shot, in basketball; "He dunked the ball"
      3: dip into a liquid while eating; "She dunked the piece of
         bread in the sauce" [syn: dunk, dip]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  29 Moby Thesaurus words for "dunk":
     baptize, bury, deluge, dip, douse, drown, duck, engulf, float,
     flood, flow on, immerge, immerse, inundate, merge, overwhelm,
     plunge in water, pour on, rain, saturate, sink, sluice, soak, sop,
     souse, submerge, submerse, swamp, whelm