Definition for Drown (-s, -ed, -ing)

drown (-s, -ed, -ing), v. [ME droun-; origin obscure.]

  1. Muffle; obscure; overwhelm; overpower; saturate; immerse; plunge; (see Exodus 15:4).
  2. Surround; replace one thing with another; (see Song of Solomon 8:7).

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