WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
ab•sorb•ing /æbˈsɔrbɪŋ, -ˈzɔr-/USA pronunciation  adj. 
  1. keeping someone's full attention:an absorbing book.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
ab•sorb•ing  (ab sôrbing, -zôr-),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. extremely interesting;
    deeply engrossing:an absorbing drama.
ab•sorbing•ly, adv. 
  • absorb + -ing2 1745–55

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

absorbing /əbˈsɔːbɪŋ -ˈzɔːb-/ adj
  1. occupying one's interest or attention; engrossing; gripping

abˈsorbingly adv

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