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Definition 1: devote (oneself) fully to - [verb of cognition]

Samples where engulf or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He immersed himself into his studies

Synonyms for engulf in the sense of this definition

(engulf is a kind of ...) direct one's attention on something

"Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies"

(... is a kind of engulf ) be fascinated or spell-bound by; pay close attention to

"The mother drinks in every word of her son on the stage"

(engulf has a similar meaning as ...) cause to be immersed

"The professor plunged his students into the study of the Italian text"

Definition 2: flow over or cover completely - [verb of contact]

Samples where engulf or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The bright light engulfed him completely

(engulf is a kind of ...) enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering

"Fog enveloped the house"

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