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Synonyms for engulf

Synonyms for engulf

to affect deeply or completely, as with emotion

Synonyms for engulf

flow over or cover completely

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People watch flames engulf a portion of Tamweel residential tower at Jumeirah Lakes Towers, in Dubai
However, Engulf proved a far from willing partner for Fallon, as he drifted into Alkhataaf inside the final furlong and under no more than hand riding, was passed by Richard Hills' mount who went on to score by a short-head.
BEIRUT: Wildfires raged Tuesday on the outskirts of two northern villages, with the flames approaching residential houses and threatening to engulf a number of poultry farms in the area.
Although ozone didn't affect the number or viability of lung macrophages, it severely impaired the cells' capacity to engulf particles.
With Unmatched Bass and A Soundstage That Engulfs The Listener
Lead author Jeremy Goldbogen said that the first phase started with a "180 degree roll prior to mouth opening, when the lunge occurs as the whale opens its mouth and engulfs the prey-laden water, which in this case is krill.
Researchers also have found a molecule on dying cells that tells macrophages to engulf them.
1 -- 2 -- color -- ran in SAC edition only) Flames engulf a structure, above, along Bouquet Canyon where Tuesday's blaze burned more than 600 acres.
Normally, these trigger a further immune response when they engulf and then display on their surfaces various proteins and other substances from bacteria, viruses, or other foreign bodies.
They pointed to official evidence that the US-made Tasers could engulf their targets in flames.
The movement of Martian sand intrigues planetary scientists because it could be a prelude to the dust storms that sometimes engulf the planet.
The blazing vines engulf him as comrades try to beat out the flames
That reliance would encourage it to hold onto, if not engulf, the bacterium, says Martin.
Pauly's team studies macrophages -- roving white blood cells that engulf and eliminate foreign debris.