What does absorbing mean?

Definitions for absorbingæbˈsɔr bɪŋ, -ˈzɔr-

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. absorbing, engrossing, fascinating, gripping, riveting(adj)

    capable of arousing and holding the attention

    "a fascinating story"

Wiktionary

  1. absorbing(Adjective)

    Engrossing, that sustains someone's interest.

    An absorbing pursuit.

  2. absorbing(Adjective)

    allowing a process to enter it, but not to leave it.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Absorbing

    of Absorb

  2. Absorbing(adj)

    swallowing, engrossing; as, an absorbing pursuit

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of absorbing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of absorbing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mary Williams:

    Everything is about the vehicle absorbing the force of the blast to save the occupants.

  2. Doug Madory:

    Usually there are isolated blips, not continuous connectivity problems. I wouldn't be surprised if they are absorbing some sort of attack presently.

  3. Albert Einstein:

    When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

  4. Henry James:

    True happiness, we are told, consists in getting out of one's self, but the point is not only to get out, you must stay out and to stay out you must have some absorbing errand.

  5. Giri Cherukuri:

    Earnings season is winding down and the market is absorbing reports from retailers, which are generally pretty good and the economy is in good shape right,so investors are hoping for a better world economy.

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