Absorb means to soak up.
To expend; use up:
To write out in large letters of a kind once used for legal documents
The definition of immerse is to dip or put something completely into a liquid, or to totally absorb yourself in a particular activity.
To get, have, or exploit a monopoly of
To occupy the full attention of
(Physics) To raise (a nucleus, atom, etc.) to a higher energy state
Find another word for preoccupy. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for preoccupy, like: absorb, consume, engross, immerse, monopolize, awareness, excite, , obsess, out of step and preoccupied.