ingulf


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ingulf

(ɪnˈɡʌlf)
vb
a variant spelling of engulf
inˈgulfment n

en•gulf

(ɛnˈgʌlf)

v.t.
1. to swallow up in or as if in a gulf; submerge: The stormy sea engulfed the ship.
2. to overwhelm or envelop completely: Grief engulfed him.
[1545–55]
en•gulf′ment, n.

ingulf


Past participle: ingulfed
Gerund: ingulfing

Imperative
ingulf
ingulf
Present
I ingulf
you ingulf
he/she/it ingulfs
we ingulf
you ingulf
they ingulf
Preterite
I ingulfed
you ingulfed
he/she/it ingulfed
we ingulfed
you ingulfed
they ingulfed
Present Continuous
I am ingulfing
you are ingulfing
he/she/it is ingulfing
we are ingulfing
you are ingulfing
they are ingulfing
Present Perfect
I have ingulfed
you have ingulfed
he/she/it has ingulfed
we have ingulfed
you have ingulfed
they have ingulfed
Past Continuous
I was ingulfing
you were ingulfing
he/she/it was ingulfing
we were ingulfing
you were ingulfing
they were ingulfing
Past Perfect
I had ingulfed
you had ingulfed
he/she/it had ingulfed
we had ingulfed
you had ingulfed
they had ingulfed
Future
I will ingulf
you will ingulf
he/she/it will ingulf
we will ingulf
you will ingulf
they will ingulf
Future Perfect
I will have ingulfed
you will have ingulfed
he/she/it will have ingulfed
we will have ingulfed
you will have ingulfed
they will have ingulfed
Future Continuous
I will be ingulfing
you will be ingulfing
he/she/it will be ingulfing
we will be ingulfing
you will be ingulfing
they will be ingulfing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been ingulfing
you have been ingulfing
he/she/it has been ingulfing
we have been ingulfing
you have been ingulfing
they have been ingulfing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been ingulfing
you will have been ingulfing
he/she/it will have been ingulfing
we will have been ingulfing
you will have been ingulfing
they will have been ingulfing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been ingulfing
you had been ingulfing
he/she/it had been ingulfing
we had been ingulfing
you had been ingulfing
they had been ingulfing
Conditional
I would ingulf
you would ingulf
he/she/it would ingulf
we would ingulf
you would ingulf
they would ingulf
Past Conditional
I would have ingulfed
you would have ingulfed
he/she/it would have ingulfed
we would have ingulfed
you would have ingulfed
they would have ingulfed
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ingulf

see engulf
References in classic literature ?
With a heart, then, inclined to believe what I have said to thee, attend, my son, to thy Cato here who would counsel thee and be thy polestar and guide to direct and pilot thee to a safe haven out of this stormy sea wherein thou art about to ingulf thyself; for offices and great trusts are nothing else but a mighty gulf of troubles.
The whole city seemed peopled with fantastic beings; silent shadows were seen unpaving the streets and others dragging and upsetting great wagons, whilst others again dug ditches large enough to ingulf whole regiments of horsemen.
It was their belief that if ever they weakened, the great beast would ingulf them and everything of beauty and wonder and joy and good in its cavernous and slime-dripping maw.