Antonyms of noun immersion

1 of 5 senses of immersion

Sense 2
ingress, immersion -- ((astronomy) the disappearance of a celestial body prior to an eclipse)
       Antonym of emersion (Sense 1)
      => egress, emersion -- ((astronomy) the reappearance of a celestial body after an eclipse)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun immersion

5 senses of immersion

Sense 1
submergence, submerging, submersion, immersion -- (sinking until covered completely with water)
       => sinking -- (a descent as through liquid (especially through water); "they still talk about the sinking of the Titanic")

Sense 2
ingress, immersion -- ((astronomy) the disappearance of a celestial body prior to an eclipse)
       => disappearance -- (the event of passing out of sight)

Sense 3
concentration, engrossment, absorption, immersion -- (complete attention; intense mental effort)
       => attention -- (the faculty or power of mental concentration; "keeping track of all the details requires your complete attention")

Sense 4
immersion -- (a form of baptism in which part or all of a person's body is submerged)
       => baptism -- (a Christian sacrament signifying spiritual cleansing and rebirth; "most churches baptize infants but some insist on adult baptism")

Sense 5
submersion, immersion, ducking, dousing -- (the act of wetting something by submerging it)
       => wetting -- (the act of making something wet)

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