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Verb: engulf  en'gúlf
  1. Devote (oneself) fully to
    - steep, immerse, plunge, engross, absorb, soak up
  2. Flow over or cover completely
    "The bright light engulfed him completely"

Derived forms: engulfing, engulfed, engulfs

Type of: center [Brit, US], centre [Brit, Cdn], concentrate [Brit], enclose, enfold, envelop, enwrap, focus [Brit], pore [Brit], rivet [Brit], wrap