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absorbed

ab·sorbed

absorbed

 
pronunciation:
b zorbd
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: deeply engaged or involved.
He was deeply absorbed in his work and didn't look up when we entered the room.
antonyms:
distracted
similar words:
busy, rapt
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derivation: absorbedly (adv.)