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"immerse" in British English

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immerseverb

uk   /ɪˈmɜːs/  us   /-ˈmɝːs/
immerse yourself in sth to ​becomecompletelyinvolved in something: She got some ​books out of the ​library and immersed herself in ​Jewishhistory and ​culture. [T] formal to put something or someone ​completely under the ​surface of a ​liquid: The ​shells should be immersed inboilingwater for two ​minutes.
immersion
noun [C or U] uk   /ɪˈmɜː.ʃən/  us   /-ˈmɝː-/
(Definition of immerse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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immerseverb [T]

 us   /ɪˈmɜrs/
to ​involve someone ​completely in an ​activity: She immersed herself ​wholly in her ​work. To immerse something is also to put it ​completely under the ​surface of a ​liquid: Immerse the ​egg in ​boilingwater.
immersion
noun [U]  us   /ɪˈmɜr·ʒən, -ʃən/
The ​courseofferstotal immersion in ​English.
(Definition of immerse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “immerse”
in Korean 담그다…
in Arabic يَغمِس…
in Malaysian merendam…
in French immerger…
in Russian погружать (в жидкость)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使沉浸(在),使完全置身(於), 使浸沒(於)…
in Italian immergere…
in Turkish daldırmak, sokmak, batırmak…
in Polish zanurzać…
in Spanish sumergir, hundir…
in Vietnamese nhúng…
in Portuguese imergir…
in Thai จุ่ม…
in German eintauchen…
in Catalan submergir…
in Japanese ~を浸す…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使沉浸(在),使完全置身(于), 使浸没(于)…
in Indonesian membenamkan…
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