What does absorbing mean?

Definitions for absorbing
æbˈsɔr bɪŋ, -ˈzɔr-ab·sorb·ing

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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

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How to say absorbing in sign language?

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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

Examples of absorbing in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. President Joko Widodo:

    There is no splendor on the streets, the mosque space is in silence, the new atmosphere we will feel, absorbing the true meaning of fasting that we run, let's welcome the blessing Ramadan as a moment to break the chain of transmission of the plague for the sake of personal safety, relatives and the entire nation.

  3. John Bercow:

    I have been blindsided on this matter, as others have been, i will reflect on the matter, absorbing what colleagues say and consulting others for their advice, and I will report to the House on Monday.

  4. Maxine Waters:

    I’m sitting here listening, watching, absorbing, thinking about Ali [Forney] even though I never met him. And with this kind of inspiration, I will go and take Trump out tonight.

  5. Srully Blotnick:

    The fact remains that the overwhelming majority of people who have become wealthy have become so thanks to work they found profoundly absorbing. The long term study of people who eventually became wealthy clearly reveals that their "luck" arose from accidental dedication they had to an arena they enjoyed.

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