Examples of engrossing in a Sentence
an engrossing lecture on Native American culture before the arrival of Europeans
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The stage is dark, save for that spotlight, and stays dark throughout this engrossing story of a life led in concert halls and in the shadows.
But if this turns into more than summer stock, the next act could be as engrossing as anything during the regular season, as well.
In some of the most engrossing worlds ever imagined—
Of course there’s plenty of engrossing fiction too.
The discussions of rights and costs and paper stock are pretty engrossing, but a lot less poignant than the personal exploration of what, if anything, can transcend death and loss.
Relying on an engrossing game can be as comforting as someone who is always there for you.
May your summer reading be engrossing, and your bingo cards quickly filled!
At just a couple hundred pages, the book is both fodder for a complex moral and philosophical debate and a quick, engrossing read.
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First Known Use of engrossing
Synonymsabsorbing, arresting, consuming, engaging, interesting, 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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