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absorb

How to sign: take in, also metaphorically
"The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words";

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See also: attract, draw in, aspirate, pull in, draw in, aspirate, pull, suck in, draw in, suck in, suck in, suck in, draw in, draw in, draw

Similiar / Same: imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, suck, take up, take in, draw

Within this category: wipe up, blot, sponge up

absorb

How to sign: become imbued
"The liquids, light, and gases absorb";

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Categories: sorb, take up

Within this category: reabsorb, assimilate

absorb

How to sign: engross (oneself) fully
"He immersed himself into his studies";

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Similiar / Same: steep, engulf, engross, immerse, soak up, plunge

Categories: concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore, rivet

Within this category: drink in

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