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engrossed

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of engrossed

  1. having the mind fixed on something <I was too engrossed in the book to notice the time> Synonyms absorbed, deep, attentive, enthralled, focused (also focussed), immersed, intent, observant, raptRelated Words engaged, interested, intrigued, involved; hypnotized, mesmerized; alert, alive, conscious, open-eyed, watchful, wide-awakeNear Antonyms daydreaming, dreamy, faraway, foggy, hazy, lost, oblivious, preoccupied, remote; apathetic, disinterested, uninterestedAntonyms absent, absentminded, abstracted, distracted, inattentive, inobservant, unabsorbed, unfocused (also unfocussed)




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