Let That Sink In


What does Let That Sink In mean?

Let that sink in is an ironic image macro meme.

It makes fun of the phrase let that sink in (meaning: think about it) by showing an often poorly photoshopped image of a bathroom or kitchen sink standing in front of a door.

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What's the origin of Let That Sink In?

Although the exact origin of the meme is unknown, the first trackable post featuring let that sink in was submitted on /r/Memes in 2018.

Spread & Usage

How did Let That Sink In spread?

After its debut in 2018, Let that sink saw a mild spread on platforms like Reddit, Tumblr and 4chan.

It was also added on Pinterest and labeled as a “plumber joke”

In 2020 the term was added to the Urban Dictionary database.

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