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absorbing

[ab-sawr-bing, -zawr-] /æbˈsɔr bɪŋ, -ˈzɔr-/
adjective
1.
extremely interesting; deeply engrossing:
an absorbing drama.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; absorb + -ing2
Related forms
absorbingly, adverb
nonabsorbing, adjective
unabsorbing, adjective
unabsorbingly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for un absorbing

absorbing

/əbˈsɔːbɪŋ; -ˈzɔːb-/
adjective
1.
occupying one's interest or attention; engrossing; gripping
Derived Forms
absorbingly, adverb
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