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sink in / penetrar
 
sink in   sink   1   -intransitive verb + adverb
1. (=penetrate)   penetrar
·in time the water sinks in
·con el tiempo el agua va penetrando
2. *
(figurative)
·she paused to let the news sink in
·hizo una pausa para que pudieran asimilar la noticia
·it hasn't sunk in that he'noun gone forever
·aúnoun no ha asimilado or asumido el hecho de que se ha ido para siempre
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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