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General dictionaries General (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. absorbs: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. absorbs: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Absorbs, absorbs: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. absorbs: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. absorbs: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. absorbs: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. absorbs: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. Absorbs: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  9. absorbs: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. absorbs: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. absorbs: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. absorbs: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. absorbs: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. absorbs: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (absorb)

verb:  take up, as of debts or payments ("Absorb the costs for something")
verb:  suck or take up or in ("A black star absorbs all matter")
verb:  cause to become one with ("The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax")
verb:  engage or engross wholly ("Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely")
verb:  take up mentally ("He absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe")
verb:  assimilate or take in ("The immigrants were quickly absorbed into society")
verb:  take in, also metaphorically ("The sponge absorbs water well")
verb:  become imbued ("The liquids, light, and gases absorb")
verb:  engross (oneself) fully

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