What are the opposite words for float?

The antonyms for the word "float" are sink, submerge, and dive. When an object sinks, it goes below the surface of a liquid due to the force of gravity. In contrast, to float is to rest on the surface of the liquid. To submerge is to completely go underwater while diving is a more controlled movement in which the body enters the water with a particular purpose, such as swimming or exploring. These antonyms suggest a range of actions and movements that are opposite to floating. Depending on the context, they may convey different emotional tones or thematic meanings.

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deserted, empty, imprecise.