Complete Definition of "absorbing"

English
Etymology
From absorb + -ing.

Pronunciation
RP:

  • IPA|/ÉbËzÉËbɪÅ/; /ÉbËsÉËbɪÅ/

US:

  • IPA|/æbËzÉËrbɪÅ/; /æbËsÉËrbɪÅ/

audio|en-us-absorbing.ogg|Audio (US)

Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉË(r)bɪÅ|-ÉË(r)bɪÅ

Adjective
en-adj

  1. engross|Engrossing.

#: An absorbing pursuit.

Synonyms
engrossing
fascinating

Translations

Dutch: boeiend, grijpend
Finnish: mukaansatempaava
Indonesian: penyerap
Interlingua: absorbente
mid
Portuguese: absorvente m and f
Spanish: absorbente m and f
Volapük: änüsugön

Verb
absorbing

  1. present participle of|absorb

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