Submerge in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Submerge

(intransitive) To sink out of sight. | (transitive) To put into a liquid; to immerse; to plunge into and keep in. | (transitive, figuratively) To be engulfed in or overwhelmed by something.

Short Example Sentences for Submerge

  • 1. The first was now compelled to submerge a chimney. 🔊
  • 2. If we submerge the mines are thicker still. 🔊
  • 3. The rising tide of humanitarianism would submerge poverty. 🔊
  • 4. My chief point is the philosophies in which I shall submerge my characters. 🔊
  • 5. Instantly she will submerge and lay a course for Heligoland Bight. 🔊

How to use Submerge in Sentences?

  • 1. Would that it could broaden and increase to a general deluge, and submerge the world! 🔊
  • 2. A tumbling of disorderly papers on the desk had threatened to submerge his gold-headed cane. 🔊
  • 3. The Nile must be considered high enough to submerge the land adequately before it is set free. 🔊
  • 4. Frank feared to give the signal to submerge for the reason that the speed of the craft would be impeded. 🔊
  • 5. He lacked the scrupulous patience and the willingness to submerge his own personality which are characteristic of the scientific scholar. 🔊
  • 6. Perfect cinch once you get to the mouth of the bay; all you have to do is submerge and take it easy. 🔊
  • 7. It accomplished the one important end of forcing the submarine to submerge and to use torpedoes instead of gunfire. 🔊
  • 8. A long distance shot usually was sufficient to make the under-water vessel submerge and thus lose its power for doing harm. 🔊
  • 9. This was so great that it seemed to submerge every faculty save that of hearing, to paralyze him so entirely that he could not lift a hand. 🔊
  • 10. The stem has sixteen threads per inch, and one revolution of the wheel will submerge the orifices one-sixteenth of an inch. 🔊
  • 11. During courtship each pair may blow bubbles, rub noses, raise their snout and periodically submerge and re-emerge. 🔊
  • 12. For in that vast crucible of life of which we are so small a part, what other Shapes may even now be rising to submerge us? 🔊
  • 13. We must control our moods in the home, we must submerge the instinct of selfishness, of impatience, of pride, and of obstinacy. 🔊
  • 14. At times, to escape observation, they will entirely submerge their body, leaving only their head and part of the long neck visible above the water. 🔊
  • 15. The still cautious German, after an hour or so of this kind of execution, would submerge and approach within a few hundred yards. 🔊
  • 16. I tried to submerge this mental attitude, and so I looked down at her with what I hoped to resemble the expression of a love-struck male. 🔊
  • 17. And these in their distress may overturn the remnants of organization, and submerge civilization itself in their attempts to satisfy desperately the overwhelming needs of the individual. 🔊
  • 18. Thus the ability to submerge was merely a quality that was utilized only in those crises when the submarine either had to escape a vessel which was stronger than itself or planned to attack one which was weaker. 🔊
  • 19. The submarine as a type of war vessel possesses no unusual characteristics different from those of other naval craft, with the single exception of its ability to submerge for a limited time. 🔊
  • 20. The grim Mokattam Hills were rollers that ever threatened to topple down and submerge the sandy bar that men called Helouan. 🔊
  • 21. Only in those wonderful moments, when her presence was so near, and yet her eyes did not see him, could he submerge himself completely in the thought of what she had become to him and of what she meant to him. 🔊
  • 22. The vessels hitherto described should be termed submersible rather than submarine, as they are designed to usually proceed on the surface, and submerge themselves only for action when in sight of the enemy. 🔊
  • 23. We can submerge the house, the grounds, and his improvements up yonder in the upper canyon and know approximately how much it is going to cost the company to pay the bill. 🔊
  • 24. The utter want of dramatic symmetry and fitness in the operas we have been accustomed to hear could only be overlooked by the force of habit, and the tendency to submerge all else in the mere enjoyment of the music. 🔊
  • 25. It was found, however, that this plan was not feasible, as the engineers reported that the piles on which the ancient building is poised would submerge if subjected to such an additional weight. 🔊