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Synonyms for dunk

Synonyms for (noun) dunk

Synonyms: stuff shot, dunk, dunk shot Definition: a basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled downward into the basket

Similar words: basketball shot Definition: throwing the basketball toward the hoop Usage: his shot hit the rim and bounced out

Synonyms for (verb) dunk

Synonyms: dip, dunk Definition: dip into a liquid while eating Usage: She dunked the piece of bread in the sauce

Similar words: eat Definition: take in solid food Usage: She was eating a banana; What did you eat for dinner last night?

Synonyms: souse, dunk, dip, douse, plunge Definition: immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate Usage: dip the garment into the cleaning solution; dip the brush into the paint

Similar words: plunge, immerse Definition: thrust or throw into Usage: Immerse yourself in hot water

Synonyms: dunk Definition: make a dunk shot, in basketball Usage: He dunked the ball

Similar words: shoot Definition: throw or propel in a specific direction or towards a specific objective Usage: shoot craps; shoot a golf ball