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absorption

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  • nounassimilation, incorporation
  • nountotal attention toward something
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Synonyms for absorption

noun assimilation, incorporation
  • consumption
  • digestion
  • intake
  • penetration
  • retention
  • saturation
  • exhaustion
  • fusion
  • imbibing
  • impregnation
  • ingestion
  • inhalation
  • osmosis
  • reception
  • suction
  • drinking in
  • soaking up
  • taking in

Antonyms for absorption

  • boredom
  • distraction
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More words related to absorption

absent-mindedness

noun. preoccupation
  • absorption
  • abstraction
  • distraction
  • dreaminess
  • forgetfulness
  • heedlessness
  • inattention

abstraction

noun. state of being lost in thought

attention

noun. concentration

brown study

noun. deep thinking

concentration

noun. consolidation of effort

deep thought

noun. profound thinking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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