verb (used with object), sub·merged, sub·merg·ing.
verb (used without object), sub·merged, sub·merg·ing.
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Origin of submerge
OTHER WORDS FROM submergesub·mer·gence, nounnon·sub·mer·gence, nounre·sub·merge, verb, re·sub·merged, re·sub·merg·ing.un·sub·merg·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for submerge
Any object submerged in a liquid experiences a skyward, buoyant force, whose strength depends on the amount of space the object takes up in the liquid.
Toy boats bobbed along the bottom of the hovering liquid because, like boats floating right-side up along the top, the toys were partially submerged.
Submerge the apple slices in the syrup and allow them to “rest” for a few hours or, even better, overnight.
They're not willing to submerge their anger for the sake of winning elections.
If it were to fall foul of a ship and break, it would surely wreck and submerge her.Foot-prints of Travel|Maturin M. Ballou
The submarine was hit at once and continued to be hit so rapidly that it was evidently impossible for her to submerge.The Crisis of the Naval War|John Rushworth Jellicoe
"Submerge, Mr. Templeton," came Lord Hastings' sharp command.The Boy Allies Under the Sea|Robert L. Drake
Accordingly, he switched off the antidetection system and ordered all ships to submerge.Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung|Victor Appleton
The subconscious then seems to overflow and submerge the conscious, dictating things that are written only with repugnance.Decadence and Other Essays on the Culture of Ideas|Remy de Gourmont