What does absorbed mean?

Definitions for absorbed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word absorbed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. captive, absorbed, engrossed, enwrapped, intent, wrapped(adj)

    giving or marked by complete attention to

    "that engrossed look or rapt delight"; "then wrapped in dreams"; "so intent on this fantastic...narrative that she hardly stirred"- Walter de la Mare; "rapt with wonder"; "wrapped in thought"

  2. absorbed(adj)

    retained without reflection

    "the absorbed light intensity"

Wiktionary

  1. absorbed(Adjective)

    fully occupied with one's thoughts; engrossed

  2. absorbed(Adjective)

    taken in by a body without reflection

  3. absorbed(Adjective)

    taken by through the pores of a surface

Webster Dictionary

  1. Absorbed

    of Absorb

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of absorbed in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of absorbed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Victor Hugo:

    A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor.

  2. Cynthia Sass:

    Because of the fiber and protein, the carbs in beans get absorbed at a slower rate over a longer period of time.

  3. Leo C. Rosten:

    Every writer is a narcissist. This does not mean that he is vain it only means that he is hopelessly self-absorbed.

  4. Cynthia Sass:

    The soluble fiber in beans binds to cholesterol in the GI tract, which prevents it from being absorbed in the blood.

  5. Victor Hugo:

    One is not idle because one is absorbed. There is both visible and invisible labor. To contemplate is to toil. To think is to do.

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