What does immerse mean?

Definitions for immerse
ɪˈmɜrsim·merse

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. immerse, plungeverb

    thrust or throw into

    "Immerse yourself in hot water"

  2. steep, immerse, engulf, plunge, engross, absorb, soak upverb

    devote (oneself) fully to

    "He immersed himself into his studies"

  3. immerse, swallow, swallow up, bury, eat upverb

    enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing

    "The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter"

  4. plunge, immerseverb

    cause to be immersed

    "The professor plunged his students into the study of the Italian text"

Wiktionary

  1. immerseverb

    To put under the surface of a liquid; to dunk.

    Archimedes determined the volume of objects by immersing them in water.

    Etymology: From immersus, from immergō, from in + mergō.

  2. immerseverb

    To involve deeply

    The sculptor immersed himself in anatomic studies.

    Etymology: From immersus, from immergō, from in + mergō.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Immerseadjective

    immersed; buried; hid; sunk

    Etymology: [L. immersus, p. p. of immergere. See Immerge.]

  2. Immerseverb

    to plunge into anything that surrounds or covers, especially into a fluid; to dip; to sink; to bury; to immerge

    Etymology: [L. immersus, p. p. of immergere. See Immerge.]

  3. Immerseverb

    to baptize by immersion

    Etymology: [L. immersus, p. p. of immergere. See Immerge.]

  4. Immerseverb

    to engage deeply; to engross the attention of; to involve; to overhelm

    Etymology: [L. immersus, p. p. of immergere. See Immerge.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Immerse

    im-mėrs′, v.t. to plunge into: to dip: to baptise by dipping the whole body: to engage deeply: to overwhelm.—adjs. Immers′able, Immers′ible.—ns. Immer′sion, act of immersing or plunging into: state of being dipped into: state of being deeply engaged; Immer′sionist. [See Immerge.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of immerse in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of immerse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of immerse in a Sentence

  1. Maxine Clark:

    Someone who is passionate will immerse themselves in a field. They want to know everything they can about it.

  2. Peter Brodie:

    One attraction of Latin is that you can immerse yourself in the poems of Horace and Catullus without fretting over how to say, Have a nice day.

  3. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    1. Love for money Modern love for money. If you have no money or little money for a girl. Neither the size of the penis, nor the size of the muscles, nor the size of the intellect, nor even your humor will save you. She will just start to sober up from your charm and charm that you are just a loser. If you are loved only because of money, then you are out of luck with your face. 2. Lying is the daughter of greed The evolutionary ladder of lies, lies - this is a jetpack in the ladder of social status, and people seem so small it gives rise to misanthropy and sociopathy. Honest people are homeless people or corpses. In the evolution of monopoly by self-interest and profit, only the manipulative lies of populism and marketing, the acting of hypocritical greed, are being improved. Lying is the daughter of greed. Lies turn us into atheists, immerse in skepticism all the brightest and most beautiful. 3.subconscious and love Libido confuses us, while the subconscious forms platonic love that affects intuition. Subconsciously, we had to come to our soul mate, if it is in the brain program. The subconscious is a life scenario programmed by the influence of karma. 4. Revenge is a gift from karma Revenge is a gift from karma so that you cannot get out of the hands of karma, its vicious circle. This is an eloquent self-irony in which it is shown that you are no better than the enemy. 5. Poetry is very beautiful porn. 6. In poetry, testosterone is the brush of catharsis, and libido is the ink of inspiration. 7. Humor is angry honesty, like an eruption of truth, a volcano on which it is written: enough. 8. Kazakh Woman Powerful libido generator You excite the imagination, you are the whole inner world. You boil my hormones in my pants. The whole body is like a continuous powerful erection. Powerful libido generator. You are mania and filia and fetish. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  4. Rainer Gombos:

    You can immerse the viewer into worlds -- artificial or reality-like worlds -- that you couldn't do before.

  5. Ryan Pedley:

    It's another way to immerse our students in reef ecology, the kids don't actually have to visit Great Barrier Reef. They can do their part by breeding clownfish in captivity and donate them to the fish shops.

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