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See also submergé

English

Etymology

From Latin submergere, from sub- ("under") + mergere ("to plunge").

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Verb

Infinitive
to submerge

Third person singular
submerg

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to submerge (third-person singular simple present submerg, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive) To sink out of sight.
    The submarine submerged in the water.
  2. (transitive) To put into a liquid; to immerse; to plunge into and keep in.
    In films many people are murdered by being submerged in a swimming pool.
  3. (transitive) To be engulfed in or with something.
    Because of the death of his father, he is submerged in sorrow.

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