Absorbent synonyms

əb-zôr'bənt, -sôr'-
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Admitting the passage of gas or liquid through pores or interstices.
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Having power, capacity, or tendency to absorb or imbibe. [First attested in the mid 17th century.]
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Resembling a sponge in elasticity, absorbency, or porousness.
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Of or relating to substance, substrate, membrane or material that absorbs or allows the passage of fluids.
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Not producing a liquid substance that is normally produced:
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(Of cloth or similar material) Smooth and flexible; not rough, rugged, or harsh.
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Open to arguments, ideas, or change; approachable.
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That can be attacked or injured; assailable or vulnerable
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Marked by or causing assimilation.
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That can be penetrated
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The definition of receptive is someone who is open and willing to receive something or to hear or learn something new.
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Having the quality, power, or capacity of retaining.
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Somewhat spongy; spongelike; full of small cavities.
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Feeling thirst; wanting to drink
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The definition of impermeable is not able to be broken through, or not allowing fluids to pass through.
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Incapable of being passed through or penetrated
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Hearty; filling.
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Very absorbent, as paper or soil.
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a material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance
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Not absorbent; unable to absorb.
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The quality of being absorbent. [First attested in the mid 19th century.]
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A thing or substance that adsorbs
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An adsorbing or being adsorbed; adhesion of the molecules of a gas, liquid, or dissolved substance to a surface
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(Chemistry) the process in which a substance is adsorbed on the surface of another by means of chemical rather than physical bonding
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Osmosis in which fluid flows through a membrane towards a region of higher concentration
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In osmosis, the slower, outward diffusion of the more dense fluid through the semipermeable membrane to mingle with the less dense
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(Sciences) Either of the processes of absorption and adsorption
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Find another word for absorbent. In this page you can discover 38 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for absorbent, like: porous, absorptive, spongy, permeable, dry, soft, pervious, pregnable, assimilative, imbibing and penetrable.