Submerge
See also: submergé

English

Etymology

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

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submerge (third-person singular simple present submerges, present participle submerging, simple past and past participle submerged)

  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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French

Pronunciation

Verb

submerge

  1. first-person singular present indicative of submerger
  2. third-person singular present indicative of submerger
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of submerger
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of submerger
  5. second-person singular imperative of submerger

Latin

Verb

submerge

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of submerg?

Portuguese

Verb

submerge

  1. third-person singular present indicative of submergir
  2. second-person singular imperative of submergir

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