Hindi translation of 'engulf'
engulf /ɪnˈɡʌlf इनˈगल्फ़्/
Word forms: engulfs, engulfing, engulfed
1. transitive verb
If one thing engulfs another, it spreads quickly through it or over it, covering it completely.[literary]
Four people died when fire engulfed a house in Durham yesterday.
2. transitive verb
If something such as a conflict or hatred engulfs a place or a group of people, it spreads uncontrollably through that place or group, affecting everybody strongly.[literary]
में व्याप्त हो जाना
A row over tax has engulfed the government.
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Example Sentences Including 'engulf'
And settle meant subside, as the rotting coffin lid finally caved in, and dark earth slithered through to engulf its occupant's remains.Night Sisters
He was afraid that what you call the asphalt blight would one day spread so far as to engulf the rural district where we lived.The Ancient and Solitary Reign
The colour scheme, even the shape of the furniture, was designed to engulf one in softness; just like Joanna.Murder Song
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Translation of engulf from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary