Definition of absorbed
- … was so absorbed in the business of his journey that he never turned his head …
- —Thomas Hardy
- I was too absorbed in my own problems and too uninterested in politics to remember that it was also a momentous day in Washington.
- —Russell Baker
absorbedlyplay \əb-ˈsȯr-bəd-lē, -ˈzȯr-\ adverb
- … but Miss Isaacs keeps the plot boiling, and mostly one is reading too absorbedly to notice.
- —Anna Shapiro