Parch and Submerge


Parch verb - To make dry.
Usage example: the heat has really parched my throat

Submerge is an antonym for parch.


Submerge verb - To cover with a flood.
Usage example: submerged by requests to babysit after she received a favorable write-up in the local newspaper

Parch is an antonym for submerge.

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Submerge or Parch. 2016. Accessed November 28, 2022.
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