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absorbingly

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

absorbing +‎ -ly

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /æbˈsɔɹb.ɪŋ.li/, /əbˈsɔɹb.ɪŋ.li/, /æbˈzɔɹb.ɪŋ.li/, /əbˈzɔɹb.ɪŋ.li/

AdverbEdit

absorbingly (comparative more absorbingly, superlative most absorbingly)

  1. In an absorbing manner. [First attested in the mid 19th century.][1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 9