Verb > Immerse

Verb – Immerse

(+ object)

1 : to put (something) in a liquid so that all parts are completely covered

Immerse the fabric completely in the dye.

2 : to make (yourself) fully involved in some activity or interest

She had immersed herself in writing short stories.

He immersed himself in the culture of the island.

— often used as (be) immersed

He became completely/totally immersed in their culture.

She was immersed in her work.