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engross

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of engross

  1. to hold the attention of <a mystery story that will engross readers all the way to the surprise ending> Synonyms absorb, bemuse, busy, catch up, engage, enthrall (or enthral), enwrap, fascinate, grip, immerse, interest, intrigue, involve, occupyRelated Words allure, attract, beguile, bewitch, captivate, charm, enchant, obsess; hypnotize, mesmerize; distract, preoccupy; hog, monopolizeNear Antonyms bore, jade, pall, tire, weary




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