from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To swallow up or overwhelm by or as if by overflowing and enclosing.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To swallow up in or as in a gulf or whirlpool; overwhelm by swallowing or submerging.
  • To cast into or as into a gulf.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To absorb or swallow up as in a gulf.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To overwhelm.
  • verb transitive To surround; to cover.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb devote (oneself) fully to
  • verb flow over or cover completely


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

en- +‎ gulf



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