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Noun: sinker  sing-ku(r)
  1. [US] A small ring-shaped friedcake
    - doughnut, donut [N. Amer]
  2. A weight that sinks (as to hold nets or fishing lines under water)
  3. A pitch that curves downward rapidly as it approaches the plate

Derived forms: sinkers

Type of: delivery, friedcake [N. Amer], pitch, weight

Encyclopedia: Sinker