Pedestrians were stopped in their tracks and cars came to standstill as the huge blanket of smoke threatened to engulf the whole town.
a feeling of anguish so great that it threatened to engulf him
His responses to open-ended questions revealed an overall perception of engulfment by the condition.
This caused a catastrophic flood that engulfed the whole island.
He said by the time he arrived home, his entire house was engulfed in flames.
Within minutes, however, the entire city was engulfed in a torrent of rain - easily one of the heaviest in recent times.
When they arrived on the scene, the house was engulfed in flames with the blaze having spread to the upstairs area of the family home.
After failing to get to the girls, Waddington ran from her home screaming to the neighbours for help just before the house was completely engulfed in flames and smoke.
Bill reported a 12-foot tiger shark that burst out of the water behind his boat and engulfed the propeller with its jaws.
The bus driver and two passengers fled from the bus seconds before it was engulfed in flames in St George's Road, last week.