Definición de immerse en inglés:

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Pronunciación: /ɪˈməːs/


1 [with object] Dip or submerge in a liquid: immerse the paper in water for twenty minutes
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The food to be poached must be fully immersed in the liquid and not allowed to boil otherwise it can toughen the most delicate protein.
  • The first one involved usage of liquid paraffin for immersing nerves while dissecting and recording from them.
  • In our experiments, however, both tip and sample are completely immersed in liquids.
submerge, plunge, dip, dunk, duck, sink;
douse, souse, soak, drench, imbue, saturate, cover, rinse, wet
1.1Baptize (someone) by immersion in water.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Through Christ, we are immersed in the waters of new life, transformed and made whole.
  • There the High Priest washed the child in the Sacred Basin beside the altar and immersed her in the holy water.
baptize, christen;
informal, dated dip
rare lustrate
2 (immerse oneself or be immersed) Involve oneself deeply in a particular activity: she immersed herself in her work she was still immersed in her thoughts
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • To ‘flow’ in this context means that you are able to immerse yourself in some activity so deeply that you forget about anything else.
  • After his retirement he immersed himself in various charitable activities.
  • The piece questions and explores the ideas of communication and its absence through images and time lags, while immersing the audience in Kitamura's all-encompassing world of movement, sound and images.
absorb, engross, occupy, engage, involve, engulf, bury;
busy, employ, distract, divert, preoccupy
informal lose oneself in, get lost in


Early 17th century: from Latin immers- 'dipped into', from the verb immergere, from in- 'in' + mergere 'to dip'.

Palabras que riman con immerse

amerce, asperse, averse, biodiverse, burse, coerce, converse, curse, diverse, Erse, hearse, intersperse, nurse, perse, perverse, purse, reimburse, submerse, terce, terse, transverse, verse, worse

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