Usage examples for engulfed

  1. Thus, within a quarter of an hour, five carriages drove up, and no less than twelve female figures were engulfed by the dark portal. – The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
  2. The darkness re- engulfed her. – Mortal Coils by Aldous Huxley
  3. Surrounded, engulfed by the torrent of men's words, he is willing to listen to them all. – The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morley