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submersed

verb
past tense of submerse

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1 to cover with a flood
  • a week of nonstop rain that submersed the cornfields and delayed planting for days

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2 to sink or push (something) briefly into or as if into a liquid
  • those hardy souls who daily submerse themselves in icy cold water for its invigorating effect

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The first known use of submersed was in 1684

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“Submersed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/submersed. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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