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submerged

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

living, lying, or occurring below the surface of the water
  • submerged local roadways made for hazardous driving

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submerged

verb
past tense of submerge

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1 to cover with a flood
  • submerged by orders after being featured on a popular foodie blog

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2 to sink or push (something) briefly into or as if into a liquid
  • submerge the tomatoes in boiling hot water for a few seconds and they will be easier to peel

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3 to refrain from openly showing or uttering
  • learned to submerge her ego and became a better teammate for doing so

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The first known use of submerged was in 1697

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“Submerged.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/submerged. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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