Immerse - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈmɜːrs|  American pronunciation of the word immerse
Brit.  |ɪˈməːs|  British pronunciation of the word immerse
- thrust or throw into (syn: plunge)
- devote (oneself) fully to (syn: absorb, engross, engulf, plunge, steep)
He immersed himself into his studies
- enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing (syn: bury, eat up, swallow)
- cause to be immersed (syn: plunge)

Examples

Immerse the fabric completely in the dye.

She had immersed herself in writing short stories.

He immersed himself in the culture of the island.

She was immersed in conversation so she didn't notice me passing by.

Immerse your foot in ice cold water to reduce the swelling.

He immersed himself into his studies

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: immerse
he/she/it: immerses
present participle: immersing
past tense: immersed
past participle: immersed
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