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
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Word Origin for immerge
C17: from Latin immergere to immerse
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1620s, "immerse, plunge" (rare), from Latin immergere "to dip, plunge" (see immersion). Related: Immerged; immerging.
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