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engrossed

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having the mind fixed on something
  • I was too engrossed in the book to notice the time

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engrossed

verb
past tense of engross

Synonyms & Antonyms of engrossed (Entry 2 of 2)

to hold the attention of
  • a mystery story that will engross readers all the way to the surprise ending

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“Engrossed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/engrossed. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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