immerse-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: thrust into, so as to envelop completely

Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] IMMERSE NP2[theme] (PP[directional]) NP1[theme] IMMERSE (PP[directional])
NOTE: May be metaphorical.

He immersed himself into his studies.
The huge waves immersed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter.
You will be immersing your fingers in the developer solution.
The professor immersed his students into the study
of the Italian text.

VerbNet: put-9.1
FrameNet: Placing
PropBank: immerse.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3, 4