Examples of absorbing in a Sentence
shell collecting can be so absorbing that you don't notice the tide coming in
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V.F. contributor Alex Suskind dove deep into the phenomenon’s origins in this absorbing feature, tracking down everyone from programming execs to the masterminds behind that iconic orange couch.
Those factors give this otherwise tranquil and deeply absorbing exhibition a touch of unexpected urgency.
Phillips has crafted an absorbing novel about risk, survival and a parent’s instinct to protect her child while in the midst of a frightening though increasingly familiar scenario — the family-friendly outing that turns into a murderous rampage.
But the melancholy, weird, and utterly absorbing third season of The Leftovers not only stuck the landing—
The excellent cast includes Matthew Macfadyen, Tom Courtenay and Andy Serkis, and the miniseries was unusually absorbing and entertaining.
A modest but absorbing exhibition of 10 early works introduces Japanese artist Tatsuo Kawaguchi, 77, to Los Angeles.
This is no fault of Elliott, who remains genuine and absorbing throughout.
For nearly three hours on Thursday, many Americans turned their attention to the engrossing, absorbing spectacle that was James Comey, the former FBI director, giving his first public remarks since President Donald Trump fired him one month ago.
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Synonymsinteresting, arresting, consuming, engaging, engrossing, enthralling, fascinating, gripping, immersing, intriguing, involving, riveting
Antonymsboring, drab, dry, dull, heavy, monotonous, tedious, uninteresting
Related Wordsbreathtaking, electric, electrifying, exciting, exhilarating, galvanizing, inspiring, rousing, stimulating, stirring, thrilling; provocative, tantalizing; emphatic, showy, splashy, striking; alluring, attractive, bewitching, captivating, charming, enchanting, spellbinding; hypnotizing, mesmerizing; curious, odd, unusual, weird; amazing, astonishing, astounding, eventful, eye-opening, fabulous, marvelous (or marvellous), surprising, wonderful, wondrous; amusing, entertaining
Near Antonymsoperose, tiresome, tiring, wearisome, wearying; sterile, unexciting; dreary, humdrum, pedantic, pedestrian; demoralizing, discouraging, disheartening, dispiriting
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