What does absorbed mean?

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ab·sorbed

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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. 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

How to pronounce absorbed ?

  1. Alex
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How to say absorbed in sign language?

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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

Examples of absorbed in a Sentence

  1. Denis Viljoen:

    It's rapidly absorbed and crosses the placenta.

  2. Barbara Carreno:

    It can kill you if just a few grains gets absorbed through the skin.

  3. Walt Whitman, Preface to Leaves of Grass, 1855:

    The proof of a poet is that his country absorbs him as affectionately as he has absorbed it.

  4. Savanth Sebastian:

    The jobs lost in mining are well and truly being more than absorbed in other parts of the economy.

  5. Victor Hugo:

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

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