Definition of 'immerse'
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Ten minutes in, I was completely immersed. Times, Sunday Times (2017)So why spend a career immersed in it? Times, Sunday Times (2008)So he grew up completely immersed in farm life and all it entailed. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Most small business owners completely immerse themselves in their business. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He or she can become completely immersed in a suggested role. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)Put the fillet and the marinade ingredients in a bowl small enough for the meat to be completely immersed in the wine. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He wants to immerse himself in work; he wants to direct again. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Thus began a 50-year career immersed in that one work. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Add the noodles, stirring to immerse completely. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sometimes we find ourselves surrounded by confusing options, too deeply immersed in our problems to know "which way is up. Christianity Today (2000)I am immersed in my work. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But I can really immerse myself in this. The Sun (2006)He would immerse himself completely in each project, taking control of all the steps from preliminary design down to the last piece of furniture. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When you're completely immersed in the memory, push your thumb hard against your forefinger. The Sun (2012)Don't worry that it isn't completely immersed. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The full moon will be completely immersed in the Earth's shadow and appear to be blood red. The Sun (2011) Completely immerse yourself in law - not just the law reports, but its history and its fiction too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I was deeply immersed in the work I was doing. The Chomsky Update - Linguistics and Politics (1990)I, like him, immersed myself completely in a world that was very foreign to me in the pursuit of a dream. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This required an additional piece of equipment, for it is impossible to freeze liquids simply by immersing them in ice; a bit of alchemy is required. THE FROZEN WATER TRADE (2002)
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Translations for 'immerse'
British English: immerse VERB
If you immerse yourself in something that you are doing, you become completely involved in it.
Since then I've lived alone and immersed myself in my career.
Definition of immerse from the Collins English Dictionary
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