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adjective as in sinking

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He begins to flail and exhaust himself before submerging for good.

Self has often been praised for submerging his reader in a world that temporarily alters their perception.

The oceans of discontent are rising and submerging all of the rescue rafts.

It seemed; it truly seemed as if the tide of blue, grey, scarlet specks was submerging the enemy's strongholds.

Then, with hiss and roar, the river fell back to its level, submerging the whole tribe.

The second step was the submerging of the forests, covering them with water as if at the bottom of the sea.

It has only to lie in wait on the trade routes until its prey appears, submerging in case of danger.

It was then that William of Orange conceived the daring plan of submerging the whole of Holland by piercing the dykes.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to submerging, such as: dropping, drowning, null, fading, falling, and immersing.

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