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Another word for absorb

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Verb
  1. To take in (moisture or liquid)

    See also:

    give

  2. To occupy the full attention of

Another word for absorb

Verb
  1. To take in by absorption

  2. To occupy completely

      1. To provide work to (someone) for pay:
      2. To engage the attention or activity of; occupy:
      3. To put (something) to use or service:
      1. To occupy exclusively; absorb:
      2. To acquire most or all of (a commodity); monopolize (a market).
      3. To write or transcribe in a large, clear hand.
      1. To obtain or contract for the services of; employ:
      2. To arrange for the use of; reserve:
      3. To pledge or promise, especially to marry:
    See also:

    occupy

  3. To take in mentally

      1. To consume and incorporate (nutrients) into the body after digestion.
      2. To transform (food) into living tissue by the process of anabolism; metabolize constructively.
      3. To incorporate and absorb into the mind:
      1. Any of the faculties by which stimuli from outside or inside the body are received and felt, as the faculties of hearing, sight, smell, touch, taste, and equilibrium.
      2. A perception or feeling produced by a stimulus; sensation:
      3. The faculties of sensation as means of providing physical gratification and pleasure.
      1. To gain knowledge of or skill in through study, instruction, or experience:
      2. To become aware or informed of; find out:
      3. To fix in the mind or memory; memorize:
      1. To take hold of or seize firmly with the hand, the foot, another body part, or an instrument:
      2. To hold with the arms; embrace.
      3. To take hold of intellectually; comprehend.