absorb - definitions and synonyms

absorb verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : become imbued

    Example Sentenses:

    • The liquids, light, and gases absorb

  2. English Meaning: 

    : take up mentally

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    ذہن نشین کرنا - ذہن میں بٹھانا - دل میں بٹھانا - ہضم کرنا - علم حاصل کرنا - جذب کرنا - جذب کر لینا - ہضم کر لینا - اپنے اندر سمو لینا - حاصل کرنا - سمجھ حاصل کرنا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe

    Synonyms:

    assimilate / ingest / take in
  3. English Meaning: 

    : take up, as of debts or payments

    Example Sentenses:

    • absorb the costs for something

    Synonyms:

    take over
  4. English Meaning: 

    : take in, also metaphorically

    Example Sentenses:

    • The sponge absorbs water well

    • She drew strength from the minister's words

    Synonyms:

    draw / imbibe / soak up / sop up / suck / suck up / take in / take up
  5. English Meaning: 

    : cause to become one with

    Example Sentenses:

    • The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax

  6. English Meaning: 

    : suck or take up or in

    Example Sentenses:

    • A black star absorbs all matter

    Synonyms:

    take in
  7. English Meaning: 

    : devote (oneself) fully to

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    وقف کر دینا - محو کرنا - غرق کرنا - کسی چیز میں محو یا غرق کر لینا - منہمک کرنا - مستغرق کرنا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • He immersed himself into his studies

    Synonyms:

    engross / engulf / immerse / plunge / soak up / steep
  8. English Meaning: 

    : assimilate or take in

    Example Sentenses:

    • The immigrants were quickly absorbed into society

  9. English Meaning: 

    : consume all of one's attention or time

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    پوری طرح جذب کر لینا جیسے ذہن اور توجہ کا - مشغول رکھنا - منہمک ہونا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely

    • They were engrossed in conversation.

    Synonyms:

    engage / engross / occupy