absorbing
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /əbˈzɔː.bɪŋ/, /əbˈsɔː.bɪŋ/
  • (America) IPA: /æbˈzɔɹ.bɪŋ/, /æbˈsɔɹ.bɪŋ/, /əbˈzɔɹ.bɪŋ/, /əbˈsɔɹ.bɪŋ/
Adjective

absorbing

  1. Engrossing, that sustains someone's interest. [First attested in the mid 18th century.]
    An absorbing pursuit.
  2. (statistics, of a state) Allowing a process to enter it, but not to leave it.
Synonyms Translations Verb
  1. present participle of absorb#English|absorb



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