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Synonyms of engrossing

Verb


1. steep, immerse, engulf, plunge, engross, absorb, soak up, concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore, rivet

usage: devote (oneself) fully to; "He immersed himself into his studies"

2. absorb, engross, engage, occupy, interest

usage: consume all of one's attention or time; "Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely"

Adjective


1. absorbing, engrossing, fascinating, gripping, riveting, interesting (vs. uninteresting)

usage: capable of arousing and holding the attention; "a fascinating story"

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