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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Sinking until covered completely with water.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used with object) : His aspirations were submerged by the necessity of making a living
  • Mr. Rubenstein also told delegates that more capital would be deployed in emerging markets as investors became nervous about investing in "submerging" markets.
  • The government's counter-terrorism campaign is often driven by party-political and electoral motives that are 'submerging' its own 'sensible' counter-terrorism strategy.
  • How can this be with sovereign debt downgrades and "submerging" equity markets? for more
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