- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||engrosses, engrossing, engrossed
||to interest or occupy fully to the exclusion of all else.
He was apparently engrossed by the television and didn't acknowledge my arrival.
- absorb, consume, immerse, involve, preoccupy
- similar words:
- arrest, bury, devour, engage, fix, hold, interest, obsess, rivet
||abstract, amuse, fascinate, grip, possess