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Definition 1: a bit for enlarging the upper part of a hole - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for countersink in the sense of this definition

(countersink is a kind of ...) the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press

"he looked around for the right size bit"

Definition 2: a hole (usually in wood) with the top part enlarged so that a screw or bolt will fit into it and lie below the surface - [noun denoting artifact]

(countersink is a kind of ...) an opening deliberately made in or through something

Definition 3: insert (a nail or screw below the surface, as into a countersink) - [verb of contact]

Synonyms for countersink in the sense of this definition

(countersink is a kind of ...) embed deeply

"She sank her fingers into the soft sand" "He buried his head in her lap"

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