Definitions for engrossed

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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. engrossed(adj)

    written formally in a large clear script, as a deed or other legal document

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. engrossed(adjective)ɪngrˈoʊst

    giving all your attention

    I was completely engrossed in the show.


  1. engrossed(Adjective)

    finalized, written in large letters.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Engrossed

    of Engross

Translations for engrossed

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(often with in ) having one's attention and interest completely taken up

He is completely engrossed in his work.

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