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Absorb — synonyms, absorb antonyms, definition

1. absorb (Verb)

59 synonyms
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1 antonym
9 definitions

absorb (Verb) — Take in, also metaphorically. ex. "The sponge absorbs water well"

absorb (Verb) — (chemistry) become imbued. ex. "The liquids, light, and gases absorb"

absorb (Verb) — Take up mentally. ex. "he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe"

absorb (Verb) — Take up, as of debts or payments. ex. "absorb the costs for something"

absorb (Verb) — Cause to become one with. ex. "The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax"

absorb (Verb) — Suck or take up or in. ex. "A black star absorbs all matter"

absorb (Verb) — Devote (oneself) fully to.

absorb (Verb) — Assimilate or take in. ex. "The immigrants were quickly absorbed into society"

absorb (Verb) — Consume all of one's attention or time. ex. "Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely"

27 types of
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16 types
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