Translation of "engulf" - English-Spanish dictionary

engulf

verb uk /ɪnˈɡʌlf/

to surround and cover something or someone completely

envolver
The flames rapidly engulfed the house.
Northern areas of the country were engulfed by/in a snowstorm last night.
The war is threatening to engulf the entire region.

(Translation of “engulf” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

engulf

verb /inˈɡalf/

(of waves, flames etc) to swallow up completely

envolver
Flames engulfed the building.

(Translation of “engulf” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)