Cite
 

Synonyms of submerging

Noun


1. submergence, submerging, submersion, immersion, sinking

usage: sinking until covered completely with water

Verb


1. submerge, submerse, sink, settle, go down, go under

usage: sink below the surface; go under or as if under water

2. submerge, drown, overwhelm, cover, spread over

usage: cover completely or make imperceptible; "I was drowned in work"; "The noise drowned out her speech"

3. submerge, submerse, immerse, plunge

usage: put under water; "submerge your head completely"

4. inundate, deluge, submerge, flood

usage: fill or cover completely, usually with water

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.