Translation of "absorb" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /əbˈzɔːb/ us /əbˈzɔrb, əbˈsɔrb/

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

(液体・熱)を吸収する, 吸い上げる
Cook the rice until all the liquid has been absorbed.

to understand and remember something

(知識など)を吸収する, 身につける
It’s hard to absorb so much information.

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