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Definition of absorb
- Absorb v
- Become imbued; "The liquids, light, and gases absorb"
- Take up mentally; "he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe" [syn: {assimilate}, {ingest}, {take in}]
- Take up, as of debts or payments; "absorb the costs for something" [syn: {take over}]
- Take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words" [syn: {suck}, {imbibe}, {soak up}, {sop up}, {suck up}, {draw}, {take in}, {take up}]
- Cause to become one with; "The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax"
- Suck or take up or in; "A black star absorbs all matter" [syn: {take in}] [ant: {emit}]
- Engross (oneself) fully; "He immersed himself into his studies" [syn: {steep}, {immerse}, {engulf}, {plunge}, {engross}, {soak up}]
- Assimilate or take in; "The immigrants were quickly absorbed into society"
- Engage or engross wholly; "Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely" [syn: {engross}, {engage}, {occupy}]
Sneidon Dumela edited fundza to Fundza. Tswonga - 2015-09-29 20:57:54
Sneidon Dumela edited absorb to Absorb - 2015-08-30 11:49:13
Sneidon Dumela edited water fundza. to fundza - 2015-08-30 11:49:13

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