noting or relating to digital technology or images that actively engage one's senses and may create an altered mental state: immersive media; immersive 3D environments.
noting or relating to activity that occupies most of one's attention, time, or energy: her many years of immersive sociological fieldwork.
characterized by or relating to dipping, absorption, or immersion.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
How to use immersive in a sentence
They open a gate to a happier place, and they offer entertainment that becomes immersive.This odd Super Bowl will bring us together for a day. Let’s not take that for granted. | Jerry Brewer | February 5, 2021 | Washington Post
For hardcore gamers, it offers a more immersive way to play some of their beloved franchises.Virtual reality is starting to see actual gains in gaming | Noah Smith | February 4, 2021 | Washington Post
They typically have better visual displays to support immersive gaming.The best VR games: Enjoy a lifelike gaming experience at home | Carsen Joenk | January 19, 2021 | Popular-Science
Even in the most immersive narrative, people can distinguish between reality and fiction.Why Horror Films Are More Popular Than Ever - Issue 95: Escape | Coltan Scrivner | January 14, 2021 | Nautilus
Her ability to blend contrasting colors, scales and shapes made her artfully composed spaces feel like an immersive experience.How to incorporate 7 popular patterns in your home, according to experts | Marissa Hermanson | January 12, 2021 | Washington Post
For all its performance art and immersive theater foundation, the show also has its own shriek moments.Sex, Blood, and Screaming: Blackout’s Dark Frights | Tim Teeman | October 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The announcement that it would be a costly “immersive live performance” made it an instant curiosity, one not to be missed.Gareth Pugh's Fashion Show Lacked Fashion, But Not Passion | Justin Jones | September 5, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
First, Gareth Pugh announced plans for an immersive show with live performances.Jonah Hill & Spike Jonze to Write Play For NYFW; Audrey Hepburn’s Granddaughter Makes Her Modeling Debut | The Fashion Beast Team | August 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
There is no pause to interrogate his own immersive activism.Nigeria’s Larger-Than-Life Nobel Laureate Chronicles a Fascinating Life | Chimamanda Adichie | August 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Her masterclasses were designed to provide taxidermy novices a taste of the more immersive experience she normally teaches.
British Dictionary definitions for immersive
providing information or stimulation for a number of senses, not only sight and sound: immersive television sets
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012