Translation of "absorb" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /əbˈzɔːb/ us

B2 If a substance absorbs a liquid, it takes it in through its surface and holds it.

emmek, içine çekmek
The fabric absorbs all the moisture, keeping your skin dry.
be absorbed in sth

B2 to give all your attention to something that you are doing

bütün dikkatini bir şeye vermek, yoğunlaşmak
Simon was so absorbed in his computer game, he didn't notice me come in.

to understand and remember facts that you read or hear

gerçekleri anlamak ve hatırlamak
It's hard to absorb so much information.

B2 If something is absorbed into something else, it becomes part of it.

bir şeyi içine sindirmek, kabullenmek, onun bir parçası olmak
The drug is quickly absorbed into the bloodstream.

(Translation of “absorb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)