Translation of "absorb" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /əbˈzɔːb/ us /əbˈzɔrb, əbˈsɔrb/

to take in liquid, gas, or heat and hold it

Cook the rice until all the liquid has been absorbed. Cuocere il riso finché tutto il liquido è stato assorbito.

to understand and remember something

capire, assimilare
It’s hard to absorb so much information. È difficile assimilare così tante informazioni.

(Translation of “absorb” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)