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1. engross

verb. ['ɪnˈgroʊs'] devote (oneself) fully to.

Synonyms

  • focus
  • rivet
  • center
  • immerse
  • steep
  • absorb
  • plunge
  • centre
  • soak up
  • drink in
  • engulf
  • concentrate
  • drink

Antonyms

  • indistinctness
  • softness
  • unfasten
  • infield

Etymology

  • engrossen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word engross


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Laughs, history and athletic abilities engross spectators during the hour-long show.

2. Verb, base form
Sensory boxes center around touch and sound and will engross your child for hours without any screens in sight.

2. engross

verb. ['ɪnˈgroʊs'] consume all of one's attention or time.

Synonyms

  • occupy
  • absorb
  • involve
  • engage
  • consume
  • interest

Antonyms

  • skew
  • blur
  • unclearness
  • obscurity

Etymology

  • engrossen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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