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English definition of “absorbed”

absorbed

adjective [after verb] /əbˈzɔːbd/ US  /-ˈzɔːrbd/
absorbed in sth B2 very interested in something and not paying attention to anything else: Simon was so absorbed in his book that he didn't even notice me come in. → Synonym engrossed → See also self-absorbedMaking people excited and interestedInspiration and inspiringContinually thinking about
(Definition of absorbed adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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