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Drown Definition

(verb)

Definitions

cover completely or make imperceptible


Examples

I was drowned in work

The noise drowned out her speech

Synonyms

(verb)

Definitions

be covered with or submerged in a liquid

Synonyms

(verb)

Definitions

be in danger of dying from submersion in a liquid and asphyxiation


Examples

the divers saved the drowning child

(verb)

Definitions

die from being submerged in water, getting water into the lungs, and asphyxiating


Examples

The child drowned in the lake

(verb)

Definitions

get rid of as if by submerging


Examples

She drowned her trouble in alcohol

(verb)

Definitions

kill by submerging in water


Examples

He drowned the kittens