Immersed

 
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22 June 2017 10:51
 

immerse  (L - in + merge)  vt  1 :    to plunge into something that surrounds or covers   2 :    ENGROSS, ABSORB

examples:

He was immersed in the hunt.  (totally attentive, not thinking about other things)

She was immersed in the book and didn’t hear her name being called.

 

 

 
 
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22 June 2017 11:35
 
unsmoked - 22 June 2017 10:51 AM

immerse  (L - in + merge)  vt  1 :    to plunge into something that surrounds or covers   2 :    ENGROSS, ABSORB

examples:

He was immersed in the hunt.  (totally attentive, not thinking about other things)

She was immersed in the book and didn’t hear her name being called.

 

 

After being immersed in the waters of the holy river she arose reborn into the light of truth. wink