go under

Primary Meanings of go under

1.
v
go under, "The raft sank and its occupants drowned"
2.
v
be called; go by a certain name
Full Definitions of go under
1

v go under, "The raft sank and its occupants drowned"

Synonyms:
go down, settle, sink
sink
cause to sink
Antonyms:
float, swim
be afloat either on or below a liquid surface and not sink to the bottom
float
move lightly, as if suspended
float
set afloat
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settle, subside
sink down or precipitate
founder
sink below the surface
submerge, submerse
sink below the surface; go under or as if under water
dive
plunge into water
Type of:
come down, descend, fall, go down
move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way

v disappear beyond the horizon

Synonyms:
go down, set
Antonyms:
ascend, come up, rise, uprise
come up, of celestial bodies
Type of:
come down, descend, fall, go down
move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way
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v be called; go by a certain name

Synonyms:
go by

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