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absorb

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  • verbphysically take in a liquid
  • verbmentally take in information
  • verboccupy complete attention
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Synonyms for absorb

verb physically take in a liquid
  • consume
  • ingest
  • swallow
  • take in
  • blot
  • devour
  • imbibe
  • ingurgitate
  • drink in
  • osmose
  • soak up
  • sop up
  • sponge up
  • suck in

Antonyms for absorb

  • abstain
  • disperse
  • dissipate
  • distract
  • eject
  • emit
  • exude
  • misunderstand
  • not get
  • spew
  • vomit
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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blotted

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bury

verb. engross oneself
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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