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  1. Engulfing

    of Engulf

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of engulfing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of engulfing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of engulfing in a Sentence

  1. Eric Adams:

    New Yorkers feel as if a sea of violence is engulfing our city, but as your mayor, I promise you, I will not let this happen. We will not surrender our city to the violent few. Gun violence is a public health crisis. There’s no time to wait. We must act.

  2. Trent Smith:

    The zinnia plant is very different from lettuce, it is more sensitive to environmental parameters and light characteristics. It has a longer growth duration between 60 and 80 days. Thus, it is a more difficult plant to grow, and allowing it to flower, along with the longer growth duration, makes it a good precursor to a tomato plant. The zinnia plant, though, showed signs of stress early on - possibly due to high humidity or water engulfing some of the plants.

  3. Vice President Pence:

    President Donald Trump and I will always support the right of Americans to peaceful protest, but rioting and looting is not peaceful protest, tearing down statues is not free speech. Those who do so will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, last week, Joe Biden didn't say one word about the violence and chaos engulfing cities across this country. Let me be clear, the violence must stop, whether in Minneapolis, Portland, or Kenosha.

  4. Peerapan Srisakorn Peerapan Srisakorn:

    The fire spread up quickly to the upper floors and then to every side, engulfing the whole building.

  5. Peerapan Srisakorn Peerapan Srisakorn:

    It was very windy last night, the fire spread up quickly to the upper floors and then to every side, engulfing the whole building.

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