[ ih-murj ]
/ ɪˈmɜrdʒ /
verb (used without object), im·merged, im·merg·ing.
to plunge, as into a fluid.
to disappear by entering into any medium, as the moon into the shadow of the sun.
verb (used with object), im·merged, im·merg·ing.
Archaic. to immerse.
Origin of immerge
Related formsim·mer·gence, nounun·im·merged, adjective
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Examples from the Web for immerge
Thus, by a kind of sacred procedure, I immerge myself into those old stones and recreate my peculiar Roman mood.Alone|Norman Douglas
British Dictionary definitions for immerge
/ (ɪˈmɜːdʒ) /
an archaic word for immerse
Derived Formsimmergence, noun
Word Origin for immerge
C17: from Latin immergere to immerse
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Word Origin and History for immerge
1620s, "immerse, plunge" (rare), from Latin immergere "to dip, plunge" (see immersion). Related: Immerged; immerging.
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