Definition of "Drown" :
verb: die from being submerged in water, getting water into the lungs, and asphyxiating
"The child drowned in the lake."
verb: get rid of as if by submerging
"She drowned her trouble in alcohol."
verb: kill by submerging in water
"He drowned the kittens."
verb: cover completely or make imperceptible
"I was drowned in work."
verb: be in danger of dying from submersion in a liquid and asphyxiation
"The divers saved the drowning child."
verb: be covered with or submerged in a liquid