Definition of Engulphed

1. Verb. (past of engulph) ¹



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Definition of Engulphed

1. engulph [v] - See also: engulph

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Engulphed

engrossingly
engrossment
engrossments
engs
enguard
enguarded
enguarding
enguards
engulf
engulfed
engulfing
engulfment
engulfments
engulfs
engulph
engulphed (current term)
engulphs
engyn
engyns
engyve
enhabit
enhabitant
enhabited
enhabiting
enhabits
enhalo
enhaloed
enhaloes
enhaloing
enhalos

Literary usage of Engulphed

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1. Principles of Geology: Or, The Modern Changes of the Earth and Its by Charles Lyell (1889)
"Forty villages were destroyed, some being engulphed and some covered by the substances thrown out on this occasion, and 2957 of the inhabitants perished. ..."

2. A Pilgrimage to the Holy Land: Comprising Recollections, Sketches, and by Alphonse de Lamartine (1838)
"... sank into it up to his belly, and I had every fear of being engulphed myself. I retraced my steps, and alighting, approached the shore on foot. ..."

3. Historical and Descriptive Sketches of Norfolk and Vicinity: Including by William S. Forrest (1853)
"... of the Scenery—A Ship at Sea —Becalmed—A Storm-cloud Rises—Wind and Ocean at War—The Ship and Passengers in Danger—The Ship engulphed—The Calm—Height, ..."

4. Principles of Geology: Being an Attempt to Explain the Former Changes of the by Charles Lyell (1832)
"... two obelisks—Alternate opening and closing of fissures—Cause of this phenomenon—Large edifices engulphed —Dimensions of new caverns and fissures—Gradual ..."

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