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to affect deeply or completely, as with emotion

Synonyms for engulf

flow over or cover completely

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Meanwhile, Chairman Quaid-e-Azam Industrial Estate Zaheer Bhutta said that the fire was of little intensity, however it engulfed the wires and furniture of the warehouse.
BEIRUT: A 3-year-old Syrian girl died in a fire that engulfed her family's apartment near Beirut Wednesday, Civil Defense said.
The man, who reportedly tried to extinguish the flames himself using a mini digger but was engulfed by the flames and suffered extensive burns.
LAHORE -- Smoke from generator engulfed a school event on Saturday which caused 35 kids to faint.
The blaze which engulfed a shopping mall under construction left material damage, but no human losses.
The warehouse, which belongs to a food supply company, was engulfed in flames and its roof collapsed.
A YOUNG man had a lucky escape after a candle he had just lit engulfed his bedroom in flames.
The fire easily engulfed the rows of shops and buildings since they were mostly constructed with wood at the first floor and RCC building at the ground floor.
As a result, the cylinder exploded and the fire engulfed whole shop.
It is understood he was playing with friends when he was engulfed by flames on Friday afternoon.
THIS is the horrific moment a fireball engulfed a barmaid after an electronic cigarette exploded in a packed pub.
Bales of recycled paper, mdf, wood and chipboard went up in flames leaving the area engulfed in thick smoke.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- Goods worth lakhs of rupees were gutted when a fire engulfed a godown where PVC pipes were stored in Paharganj area of New Delhi.
The vehicle pulled over and some of the passengers managed to get out whilst others were trapped as the vehicle was engulfed in flames.
They also came to the aid of a man who ran out of the five-storey property engulfed in flames, and helped evacuate other tenants, some of who attempted to jump out of their windows.