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engulf

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of engulf

  1. to cover with a flood <high waves from the hurricane engulfed large areas of the coastal community> Synonyms deluge, drown, flood, gulf, inundate, overflow, overwhelm, submerge, submerse, swampRelated Words avalanche, smother; overcome, overrun; flow, flush, gush, pour, sluice, spout, spurt, stream; douse (also dowse), drench, soak, wetNear Antonyms dehydrate, dry, parchAntonyms drain


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to decrease in size, extent, or degree

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