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submerges

verb
present tense third-person singular 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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“Submerges.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/submerges. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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