What is another word for absorb?

597 synonyms found


[ ɐbsˈɔːb], [ ɐbsˈɔːb], [ ɐ_b_s_ˈɔː_b]

Synonyms for Absorb:

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Rhymes for Absorb:

  1. orb;
  2. reabsorb;

Quotes for Absorb:

  1. To love someone is to isolate him from the world, wipe out every trace of him, dispossess him of his shadow, drag him into a murderous future. It is to circle around the other like a dead star and absorb him into a black light. Jean Baudrillard.
  2. Greed probably figures in my intellectual life as well, as I attempt to absorb a massive amount of information with consequent mental indigestion. Etty Hillesum.
  3. We were interested in this notion of compression- a lot of the songs were really short so that you'd absorb them in memory rather than when you're actually hearing them. Arto Lindsay.

Idioms of Absorb:

  1. absorb sm in( to) sth;
  2. absorb sth with sth;
  3. absorb oneself in sm or sth;