Pronunciation of Immersion
/ɪmˈɜːʃən/, /ɪmˈɜːʃən/, /ɪ_m_ˈɜː_ʃ_ə_n/
Synonyms for immersion:
prepossession, submerge, soak up.
Other synonyms and related words:
assimilation, dousing, immerse, denseness, duck hunting, incoming, submergence, prepossession, assiduousness, tightness, entrance, entering, compactness, density, entry, ducking, plop, dunk, preoccupation, absorption, assiduity, submerging, dip, submerge, ingress, enthrallment, preoccupancy, submersion, soak.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
dunk, immerse, plop, dip, soak, submerge, soak up.
enrapture, observation, regardfulness, consideration, interest, watchfulness, intentness, heedfulness, assiduity, notice, engrossment, care, entrancement, attention, rapture, diligence, alertness, caution, mindfulness, attentiveness, absorption, scrutiny, fascination, concern, concentration.
submergence, submersion, submerging.
dunk, submersion, submergence.
Usage examples for immersion:
- Also, there were moulds of gutta- percha arranged to hold coins in immersion. - "The Secret Passage", Fergus Hume.
- One member of the class had been asked to discuss sprinkling as the correct method, another had been assigned immersion. - "Principles of Teaching", Adam S. Bennion.
- It has been duly seasoned and straightened by immersion in running water and exposure to fire. - "The Confessions of a Beachcomber", E J Banfield.