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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To occupy completely. To interest you so much that you do not notice anything else.

Usage examples (37)
  • I am sure that the special effects of that action film will engross the audience.
  • Unfortunately, Oliver's work failed to engross him.
  • His art had no power to amuse him or engross his thought.
  • There was much in Paris life to engross youthful attention. for more
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