Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of ABSORBING

Pronunciation:  ab'sorbing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  capable of arousing and holding the attention; "a fascinating story"
 

ABSORBING is a 9 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: engrossing, fascinating, gripping, interesting, riveting
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ab*sorb"ing\, a.
Swallowing, engrossing; as, an absorbing pursuit. --
{Ab*sorb"ing}, adv.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: acute, arresting, attractive, captivating, consuming, deep, deep-felt, deepgoing, enchanting, engaging, engrossing, enthralling, fascinating, gripping, heartfelt, holding, homefelt, hypnotic, indelible, keen, magnetic, mesmeric, mesmerizing, monopolizing, obsessing, obsessive, penetrating, pervading, piercing, poignant, profound, riveting, sharp, spellbinding
 

 

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY