Thesaurus

involving

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of involving

(Entry 1 of 2)

involving

verb
present participle of involve

Synonyms & Antonyms of involving (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be the business or affair of
  • this isn't something that involves you, so don't worry about it

Synonyms for involving

Words Related to involving

2 to have as part of a whole
  • a tragic play usually involves a number of plot devices, including the hero's fatal flaw

Synonyms for involving

Words Related to involving

Near Antonyms for involving

Antonyms for involving

3 to hold the attention of
  • her blissful daydream so completely involved her that she never heard the knock on the door

Synonyms for involving

Words Related to involving

Phrases Synonymous with involving

Near Antonyms for involving

4 to surround or cover closely
  • a mind that was deeply involved in doubt about his wife's fidelity

Synonyms for involving

Words Related to involving

Near Antonyms for involving

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About involving

Cite this Entry

“Involving.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/involving. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on involving

Nglish: Translation of involving for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of involving for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Dog Breeds

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!